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  • Publisher : Prominence Publishing
  • Release : 14 April 2021
  • ISBN : 1988925738
  • Page : 122 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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This first-of-its-kind book undertakes the uncomfortable conversation that so many are unwilling to have - that elder abuse is widespread and very real. This book educates the reader to recognize elder abuse in its early stages before the damage is irreparable. John E. Johnson, a retired lawyer, and Sabby Duthie, a former retirement-home owner, share real stories from families of different generations and backgrounds. Combined with reliable statistics, the result is chilling evidence that elder abuse exists in every facet of our senior citizens' lives. The stories shared in this book encompass every level of contact, including doctors, lawyers, financial advisors, family members, social workers, and the frontline workers at both retirement homes and long-term care centres.The book is an easy read for such a difficult subject. It encourages us to have the conversation respectfully and lovingly to ensure that our loved ones know they have a right to live free of abuse. We all have a role to play in the resolution.

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Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : John E Johnson,Sabby Duthie
  • Publisher : Prominence Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-04-14
  • ISBN : 1988925738
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This first-of-its-kind book undertakes the uncomfortable conversation that so many are unwilling to have - that elder abuse is widespread and very real. This book educates the reader to recognize elder abuse in its early stages before the damage is irreparable. John E. Johnson, a retired lawyer, and Sabby Duthie, a former retirement-home owner, share real stories from families of different generations and backgrounds. Combined with reliable statistics, the result is chilling evidence that elder abuse exists in every facet

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : XinQi Dong
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-02-22
  • ISBN : 9783319475042
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This book provides a global comprehensive and systematic state-of-the review of this field that fills the gaps between research, practice, and policy. The book addresses the epidemiology of the issue and the global prevalence of elder abuse in both developed and developing countries, which synthesizes the most up-to-date data about risk factors and protective factors associated with elder abuse and consequences of elder abuse; clinical assessment and management of elder abuse, including screening, detection, management of elder abuse, and the

Elder Abuse and Mistreatment

Elder Abuse and Mistreatment
  • Author : Joanna Mellor,Patricia Brownell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-15
  • ISBN : 9781135023775
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Provide the most effective service possible to help victims of this growing social problem Elder Abuse and Mistreatment is a comprehensive overview of current policy issues, new practice models, and up-to-date research on elder abuse and neglect. Experts in the field provide insight into elder abuse with newly examined populations to create an understanding of how to design service plans for victims of abuse and family mistreatment. The book addresses all forms of abuse and neglect, examining the value issues

Elder Mistreatment

Elder Mistreatment
  • Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Committee on Law and Justice,Committee on National Statistics,Panel to Review Risk and Prevalence of Elder Abuse and Neglect
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2003-02-06
  • ISBN : 9780309084345
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Since the late 1970s when Congressman Claude Pepper held widely publicized hearings on the mistreatment of the elderly, policy makers and practitioners have sought ways to protect older Americans from physical, psychological, and financial abuse. Yet, during the last 20 years fewer than 50 articles have addressed the shameful problem that abusersâ€"and sometimes the abused themselvesâ€"want to conceal. Elder Mistreatment in an Aging America takes a giant step toward broadening our understanding of the mistreatment of the elderly and recommends

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : Amy Carney
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-14
  • ISBN : 9780128163702
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Elder Abuse: Forensic, Legal and Medical Aspects focuses on the psychological, financial and physical abuse and neglect that is widespread in elder abuse across socioeconomic levels. It provides expert information on forensic and legal topics that professionals need to understand to confront these crimes. The topics included are those most important in the detection and prosecution of elder abuse. Identification and epidemiology are discussed, as are types and presentations of abuse. Written at a level for both professionals and students

Understanding Elder Abuse

Understanding Elder Abuse
  • Author : Shelly L. Jackson
  • Publisher : Concise Guides on Trauma Care
  • Release Date : 2018
  • ISBN : 1433827557
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This book helps mental health clinicians anticipate, recognize, and respond to elder abuse.

Elder Abuse and Its Prevention

Elder Abuse and Its Prevention
  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Board on Global Health,Forum on Global Violence Prevention
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03-18
  • ISBN : 9780309293549
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Elder Abuse and Its Prevention is the summary of a workshop convened in April 2013 by the Institute of Medicine's Forum on Global Violence Prevention. Using an ecological framework, this workshop explored the burden of elder abuse around the world, focusing on its impacts on individuals, families, communities, and societies. Additionally, the workshop addressed occurrences and co-occurrences of different types of abuse, including physical, sexual, emotional, and financial, as well as neglect. The ultimate objective was to illuminate promising global and

Elder Abuse and Neglect

Elder Abuse and Neglect
  • Author : Mary Joy Quinn, RN, MA,Susan K. Tomita, MSW, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1997-06-28
  • ISBN : 082615123X
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In this second edition of their classic volume, the authors present their elder abuse diagnosis and intervention model. This comprehensive model of detection, assessment, and intervention enables the practitioner first to identify the type of elder mistreatment, including physical, sexual, psychological, and financial. It then provides systematic and realistic interventions. This updated edition also includes information on legal interventions with suggestions on how the practitioner should act in the courtroom, give testimony, document findings, and prepare for legal involvement with

Understanding Elder Abuse in Minority Populations

Understanding Elder Abuse in Minority Populations
  • Author : Toshio Tatara
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : 0876309201
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Understanding Elder Abuse in Minority Populations is an especially valuable and unique contribution to the field because most of the chapters are written by minority researchers and based upon studies within their own indigenous communities across the United States. Major sections of the book deal with specific racial/ethnic populations: African American, Hispanic, Asian American, and Native American. The book concludes with discussions of the overall impact of elder abuse on all populations, culturally specific outreach programs, and a synthesis

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : DIANE Publishing Company
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1995-10
  • ISBN : 0788123556
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Covers: How Are Elders Abused? (case histories, physical abuse and neglect, financial abuse, psychological abuse, self-neglect, sexual abuse, and violation of rights); Theories For Why Abuse Occurs; Survey of the State Human Services Dept. and Adult Protective Service Workers; Federal and State Efforts to Identify and Prevent Elder Abuse (1978-1990); Policy Recommendations; and Appendix (Directory of Officials Responsible for adult Protective Services and Elder Abuse). Photos and charts.

International Handbook of Elder Abuse and Mistreatment

International Handbook of Elder Abuse and Mistreatment
  • Author : Mala Kapur Shankardass
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-08-09
  • ISBN : 9789811386107
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This first-of-its-kind work on elder abuse and mistreatment provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the subject. Covering almost all regions of the world, it highlights different dimensions of elder abuse and mistreatment in terms of their prevalence, incidence, prevention, treatment, management and response from governments and civil society, academic and research communities, and society in general. Written by international specialists from various disciplinary and presenting the latest findings and data, the handbook includes sections on the Americas; the Caribbean;

Elder Abuse Work

Elder Abuse Work
  • Author : Jacki Pritchard
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • ISBN : 1853027049
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The abuse, neglect and exploitation of older people in community and residential care settings is increasingly being recognised and addressed as a serious social concern in Britain and Canada. Elder Abuse Work gives an overview of the developments and issues in both countries and draws out good practice guidelines.

The Clinical Management of Elder Abuse

The Clinical Management of Elder Abuse
  • Author : Georgia J Anetzberger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • ISBN : 9781136408472
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Learn to detect elder abuse—and provide the help that your neglected or abused elderly clients need! Even to clinicians experienced in managing difficult client situations, elder abuse is perplexing, complex, and ethically charged. This kind of abuse can be hard to detect, with its subtle manifestations and indicators that could just as easily reflect other problems or illnesses. It can seem impossible to control, particularly when the victim refuses help or denies the seriousness of mistreatment. Moreover, decision-making when

Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Human Services
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • ISBN : PSU:000015446725
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Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1990
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105045062937
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