Current Status of Trial
Educational Programme//Control Group
Dosage and Duration
Intervention group - 2 one and a half hour sessions per week for four weeks plus homework assignment after each session. Control group - names placed on a waiting list.
Absolute Number of Participants
Main Diagnostic Criteria
<p> Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE)</p><p> Self Report Questionnaires</p>
Co-morbid Health Condition/Other Participant Characteristics
Elderly//Women//Perceived Cognitive Problems
Country or Countries of Recruitment
Unit of Allocation and/or Setting
Results publication date
Subjective cognitive functioning
<p> Appreciation of the programme</p>
Hoogenhut 2011 found that the use of an eductional programme both increased participants' subjective assessment of their cognitive functioning and reduced negative emotional reactions towards their cognitive functioning. Participants were also appreciative of the programme.