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CARING FOR SOMEONE WITH EMOTIONAL & BEHAVIORAL NEEDS
Coping with Emotional Changes
Emotional or mood changes are common after a stroke. It is “normal” for stroke survivors to have many different feelings. Some people are sad because they have trouble walking or talking. Other people seem cheerful and happy because they survived.
What are Common Emotional Changes After Stroke?
What Do You Need to Know?
What Treatments Should You Discuss with Your Healthcare Team?
References: American Stroke Association. (2008). Retrieved July 11, 2008, from: http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=3047697*; Family Caregiver Alliance. (2008). Retrieved July 11, 2008, from: http://www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/publications.jsp?nodeid=345*
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Project Number SDP 06-327 funded by VA HSR&D Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI); Supported by the
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