ERIC Number: EJ356513
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
When the Elderly Are Abused: Characteristics and Intervention.
Powell, Sharon; Berg, Robert C.
Educational Gerontology, v13 n1 p71-83 1987
Examined the phenomenon of elder abuse through the systematic review of 60 cases. Examined the characteristics of the victims and abusers, types and duration of abuse, descriptions of abusive situations, the reporting and verification of abuse, case management strategies utilized by caseworkers, and the consequences of those strategies. Provides descriptions of the various types of abuse. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A