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ERIC Number: EJ617590
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Mandated Reporting of Abuse/Maltreatment of Older Adults: A Primer for Counselors.
Welfel, Elizabeth Reynolds; Danzinger, Paula R.; Santoro, Sheila
Journal of Counseling & Development, v78 n3 p284-92 Sum 2000
Examines the scope of maltreatment of older persons and describes the content of elder abuse and elder maltreatment laws, with special focus on counselors' responsibilities to report maltreatment to authorities. Concludes with strategies for assessing maltreatment and with implications of these laws for confidentiality and informed consent. (Contains 30 references and 1 table.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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