Elder Abuse Detection and Intervention: A Collaborative Approach
Bonnie Brandl, MSW, Carmel Bitondo Dyer, Carmel Bitondo Dyer, MD, FACP, AGSF, Candace J. Heisler, JD, Joanne Marlatt Otto, MSW, Lori A. Stiegel, JD, Randolph W. Thomas, MA
Springer Publishing Company, 2007 - Family & Relationships - 307 pages
PRESERVING A LIFE OF PEACE AND DIGNITY FOR THE AGING
This ground-breaking volume offers a new, collaborative approach geared to enhance case review, improve victim safety, raise abuser accountability, and promote system change.
Sharing the common goal of promoting elder victim safety, experts in adult protective services, law enforcement, prosecution, health care, advocacy, and civil justice have formed a unique, multidisciplinary team approach to tackle the following critical topics:
As the aging population continues to grow, so does the potential for increasing cases of elder abuse. Replete with case examples that allow the experiences of victims to speak for themselves, this book provides the framework to begin, and to build on, collaborative approaches at the local, state, and national levels toward ending elder abuse.
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... information about Aging benefits Meals on Wheels Transportation Tax
preparation • In - home services Senior Centers • Congregate meals •
Socialization • Phone reassurance Financial Benefit Specialists • Assist with
getting benefits Money ...
System Benefits With reductions in duplication of services , systems benefit from
cost savings . Systems also gain when utilizing the informed opinions of
collaborating partners during case evaluations and discussions . Expert opinion
can lead ...
... 129 – 130 member benefits , 114 - 115 multidisciplinary versus
interdisciplinary teams , 109 noncollaborative approach ( silo effect ) , 105 - 107
offender accountability and , 226 – 236 societal benefits , 115 - 116 system
benefits , 115 teams ...
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TWO Defining Elder Abuse
THREE Dynamics of Elder Abuse
FOUR Identification and Reporting
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