ERIC Number: EJ624396
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
A Model Intervention for Elder Abuse and Dementia.
Anetzberger, Georgia J.; Palmisano, Barbara R.; Sanders, Margaret; Bass, David; Dayton, Carol; Eckert, Sharen; Schimer, Maria R.
Gerontologist, v40 n4 p492-97 Aug 2000
Describes a two-year collaborative project that improved the reporting and management of potential and suspected elder abuse situations involving persons with dementia. The educational curriculum and cross training program as well as the handbook for caregivers are discussed. Project organization, implementation, and evaluation are also discussed along with strategies for replication in other communities. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A