Professional Research Registry

Continence for Caregivers Focus Group Study

Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco are conducting focus groups to gather information from caregivers to create an educational video about urinary incontinence care in older adults with dementia. The focus group is 2 hours long (includes discussion with other caregivers, watching short videos, and filling out surveys) and may compensate up to $50.

Life Enhancing Activities for Family Caregivers (LEAF)

Researchers at the University of California San Francisco are testing a program for family caregivers of people with dementia. Six positive emotion based skill-building sessions are delivered one-on-one via videoconferencing on study-supplied tablet computers, so caregivers can take part from anywhere in the USA. Study consists of six weekly hour-long sessions, nightly home practice, and online surveys.