The Range of Remedies in Elder Mistreatment
Source: National Center on Elder Abuse
Elder mistreatment cases are often complex, and contextual and cultural variations impact elder mistreatment perceptions and responses. These factors may create challenges in identifying and navigating appropriate remedies and responses. Recommended interventions vary based on the type, severity, and context of abuse as well as the goals, preferences, and values of the older adult who has experienced harm. Panelists will discuss the range and effectiveness of elder justice remedies and interventions, including restorative justice, criminal and civil legal remedies, and best practices in the field.
Topics: Legal, Multidisciplinary Teams
Intended Use: Self-directed Learning
Audience: Health Care, Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services
Level: Advanced, Intermediate