Assertiveness, depression, and social support in older visually impaired adults

Hersen, Michel; Kabacoff, Robert I.
November 1995
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Nov/Dec95 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p524
Academic Journal
Examines the relationship of assertiveness, depression, and social support among visually impaired older adults receiving services at a rehabilitation facility. Primary causes of visual impairment in elderly people; Diminution of social support; Need to express both positive and negative feelings.


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