Elder Abuse and Neglect of Persons with Dementia – What We Know and Where We Are Going

Source: National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)

Published: 2014

Summary:

The ACL Alzheimer’s Disease Supportive Services Program hosted a webinar as part of a series focusing on elder abuse and neglect and how it impacts people with dementia and/or their care providers. Expert Laura Mosqueda, MD, NCEA Co-Director, spoke to the audience of professionals regarding indicators, incidence and prevalence, as well as current program models that are addressing elder abuse among people with dementia.

Link: Elder Abuse and Neglect of Persons with Dementia – What We Know and Where We Are Going

Topics: Cognition/Capacity, Overview/General

Access: Download

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Advocates, Caregivers, Community, Finance, Health Care, Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services

Level: Basic, Intermediate

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