Screening for depression and anxiety among older Chinese immigrants living in Western countries: The use of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI)
Xiaoping Lin, Betty Haralambous, Nancy A Pachana, Christina Bryant, Dina LoGiudice, Anita Goh, Briony Dow
Asia-Pacific Psychiatry | WILEY | Published : 2016
This study was conducted as part of a research project entitled "Assessing the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI) and education about depression and anxiety among the older Chinese community in Australia." The authors would like to acknowledge beyondblue<SUP>1</SUP> for providing funds for this research project. The authors would also like to thank the project advisory group for their guidance, advice, and feedback. Members of the project advisory group include: Professor Edmond Chiu, Ms Sue Gherdovich, Ms Marie-Anne Schull, Ms Marion Lau, Ms Junxi Su, Dr Lawrence Wu, Ms Ada Wong, Dr Caroline Yuen, Dr Theong Low, and Dr Khai Yuen Tang.