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Elder Abuse

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Elder abuse can consist of knowingly leaving an incapacitated elderly parent or relative unsupervised. It can be physical assault. It can be the stealing of an elder's assets or SS check or living in their home without their permission, using their car insured in their name, etc. It can be an attorney in fact under a power of attorney raiding an elder's assets.
Is this elderly person really narcissistic or are they suffering from Dementia or Alzheimers. My bet is on the last two. These are the symptoms:ParanoiaAccusing others of stealing or doing things they are notArguementativeCryingRagesMemory loss Regaining memory for short periods of timeStriking out …
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Absolutely not. He has a legal obligation to keep that money in your mother's estate. Self dealing by a fiduciary is against the law. He should be reported to the authorities ASAP. A POA grants sweeping authority over the principal's assets. A dishonest attorney-in-fact can wipe out an elderly perso…
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No elder, no crime. Read the statute your child is being charged with. If the prosecution cannot prove any part of it beyond a reasonable doubt, they have no case. You should look up any words in the statute that you are unfamiliar with to see what they mean in the eyes of the court. Your chil…
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If abuse or harm of a child or dependent person is suspected the police or Department of Children and Family Services should be contacted. Some professions are mandated reporters and are legally required to report any suspected abuse.
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Alcohol abuse is cause by some interconnected factors, like genetics, how you're family raised you, your emotions and the people around you. If you have a family history of heavy drinkers, it would be possible for you to acquire the habit. In addition, those individuals who suffer depression, anxiet…
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It is three years from the time the plaintiff knew or should have known of the fraud.In a long running, the statute of limitations may be tolled for undisclosed fraud.
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self-harmer/neglect alcohol and drugs abuse vulnerable group
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How power can be used and abused
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Simple you just use the columns and make sure they are on the right side.There is a template for a pamphlet that you can open. Then you just change the heading and put in your own text instead of what's there.If you don't have a template you can download a newsletter template free from http://office…
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safeguarding of vulnerable adults
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almost everywhere they are treated with respect. People respect their age and experience.
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describe some factors that may contribute to an individual being more vulnerable to harm or abuse
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Different forms of elder abuse: If the adult child of an elderly person is looking after their aged parent it is a difficult and frustrating task to be a caregiver. The adult child may have children of her own and on top of that meet the needs of an aging parent. This can lead to short bursts of tem…
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You should first consider contacting the police, especially if there is imminent danger. Crimes are prosecuted by the state, and you only need an attorney if you are filing civil suit. If you find you need to contact an attorney, the attorney you should contact is a personal injury attorney A lawyer…
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you can either call the police and get help. or fight back with what you can. or tell them you deserve to be treated better and walk out on them you can tell them to leave you alone
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Elder abuse is on the rise because baby boomers are now in that category. Sometimes it's family abuse going full circle - abusive parents who become dependant on their children because of age are frequenly abused by those children because it's how the family functions. Abusive treatment could …
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Find counseling. Try the guidance counselor at your school.
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Everyone can harden up!
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Report it to the local authorities immediately.
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You would be wise to seek legal advice and most likely charge him with elder abuse. When a married couple grow old and especially when one spouse has Alzheimer's it is extremely difficult for the caregiver. In fact, if you can keep your mother at home you will find that the task of looking after he…
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if i suspected a resident was in danger of harm or abuse what are the correct procedures to follow and how would i report and record this
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My former employer introduced CCTV and DNA swabs for taking spittle samples as evidential samples to staff to assist With the apprehension of offenders. I guess it depends on whether it's public on staff or staff on staff, but other useful strategies can be useful, like paired working and strong pol…
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Don't be mean to dirt. Don't make it cry. Ask it for a play date give it a pet moose. Don't get DIRTfce (Diface) called on you. Name it Lucy by it a hat that likes chile. Makes sure it doesn't wet it's pants every 6-8 seconds. Be nice feed it your ipod and french fries
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The Domestic Violence Center hotline - 1.800.799.SAFE (7233).
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Somehow, we have been led to believe that "cyberbullying" is worse than regular old bullying, where real kids in real schoolyards make real threats to real people. It seems that hanging the prefix "cyber-" onto practically anything makes it something new and ever so dangerous. According to my resea…
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Low confidence.Low self-esteem.Being raised around abuse, may think it's alright.Disability (whether it be physical or mental).Culture (some cultures are taught to believe in stuff like this).Being physically or mentally weak.
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Contact your local police dept. or human service agency.
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They give them a big ceramony when they die with lots of dancing. When they are alive they are treated with the greatest of respects.
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Almost every hardstyle track has a decent bass kick. So the loudness of the bass will depend more on how the frequencies are equalized, then on the song itself. With an equalizer, you can make the low frequencies of sound (the bass) sound louder, so this way you can make the bass harder. When you do…
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Physical abuse, sexual abuse, mental/psychological/emotional abuse, and neglect.
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The elder abuse hoteline number is 1-800-996-6228. This hotline is 24 hours a day and all calls are strictly confidential.
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call ur local police and tell them all the info-they wont give ur name out or anything either..and theyll go inspect the place or housing and probably have someone check on that that place or house over a long period of time.
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Albertans would be shocked if they knew that the Alberta Human Rights and Citizenship Commission did not protect the elderly at all even when complaints are filed with them. Often doctors and nurses know about the abuse, but they go unreported. The best thing to do is to use technology such as a cam…
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Any abuse is a crime....So when you hit your grandma or your disabled uncle.... you can go to prison.
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It is sometimes difficult to identify verbal or physical abuse. With children sometimes one child may not respond to being sent to their room as punishment and the parent or parents may have to use other forms of punishment such as spanking on the behind (not slapping, kicking, punching or using an …
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There are a myriad of reasons, not the least of which is the basic human desire to simplify things by categorizing groups of people or things that share common characteristics. The problem with that system is that sometimes people oversimplify or unfairly assign characteristics that are not deserved…
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well, there could be many reasons. it might be a phycological problem or your a lil sneaky sneak and deserved it
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That greatly varies. The best of them are lonely and depressing places. After all, we are raised in a culture in which we deter ourselves from committing crimes by establishing places where you are placed against your will, told when to eat and sleep, and not allowed to leave. They're called "priso…
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Associate Professor Susan Kurrle
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Facts of endangering the elderly: Before an elderly person is ready to be put into a nursing home and if they can still get around and are mentally sound they are targets for all types of crime. Purse snatching is a big one; robbers breaking in and stealing and can lead to murder in many cases; some…
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The father and daughter may have a co-dependent relationship. It sounds like she acts like a jealous wife. A common answer when a man breaks his word because of his child is that he's a wimp or a bum. He could, however, just be using his daughter and, figuratively, "throwing her under the bus," or, …
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A person abusing anybody can go to jail.
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Local police.
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Only you are responsible for how you react
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What happens when a parent file's false elder abuse charges on someone
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You might try wearing earplugs. Smarter people want to learn from their elders.
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I'd say talk to your wife and let her know that she shouldn't allow someone that she gave birth to talk to her like that. And if you and the daughter are close then talk to the daughter and ask her why she chooses to disrespect her own mother like that.
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Egg because an egg is a cell. All living things came from cells, unless you're Christian and you believe that God made humans, blah blah blah. But in the course of science, the egg came first :)
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by building up some kinds of qualities, within you !
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Rough, is a matter of perception. If there are no bruises or other wounding from the way you handled the patient then you'd use a defence which stresses that it all depends on the perceptions of the person complaining. Don't try to justify your roughness. You were doing what you always do. Don't b…
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they can be
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your either one sick puppy for writing this question or seriously abused.. either way you.... or your dad need help...
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They might just be kidding around, because of the ridiculousness of the word. But if they're not, then by the sound of it, and please remember I'm only guessing, it is probably either cocaine, a single pill (probably an upper), a blowjob, or sex in general.
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The mortality rate of an elderly person who has been mistreated is higher than the mortality rate of an elderly person who has not experienced abuse
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Avoiding isolation minimizes the likelihood that abuse will occur
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Over 500,000 people 60 years of age and older are abused or neglected each year in the United States
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Planning for the future is one of the best ways to avoid elder abuse. Consider a variety of retirement options, ones that will encourage safety as well as independence
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occurs mostly as a result of caretaker burnout, due to the high level of dependency frail, elderly patients usually require. Abuse can be manifested by physical signs, fear, and delaying or not reporting the need for advanced medical care
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Elder abuse can take place anywhere, but the two main settings addressed by law are domestic settings, such as the elder's home or the caregiver's home, and institutional settings
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In 90% of the cases, the abusers were found to be family members and most often were the adult children or spouses of those abused
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No. Only a few states still recognize alienation of affection. An alienation of affection lawsuit is where a spouse sues their spouse's mistress/lover, claiming that the "other man/woman" destroyed the marriage. These are also sometimes called home wrecker lawsuits. Even in the few states that still…
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He know's everything about everything!
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As far a Gweneth is concerned, as too are the board of the deceased - a little known, but highly paid subsidiary of the government, she is quite happily alive, although her eternal sand egg timer is slowly ticking away and only DEATH will know when the sands run out.
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nadim haidar, son of former foreign secretary of India, salman haidar
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because they get confused suffer from memory loss and dont have the capacity to make their own decisions .
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An elder abuse attorney is one who specializes in handling cases that deal with nursing home abuse and those who neglect old people. This is typically a civil lawyer.
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This is going to depend on the area you live in. Injury HelpLine Attorney will help you to find the attorney you are looking for in your area. They will narrow down your search based on the type of case.
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How Social Services Enquiries and Associated Police Investigations should be decided and conducted.
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The International Network for Prevention of Elder Abuse was founded in 1997 by Rolsalie S. Wolf. It was incorperated in May of 1999. Its purpose is to help in the prevention of the abuse of the elderly.
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Yes, you will often read news reports on the different abuse that goes on in nursing homes or even the homes of people caring for the elderly. Research a place and read reviews before hiring a nurse or choosing a place that cares for elderly members of your family.
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Yes- extremely
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If a fat person sits on you, you could shoot them depending on the weight of your "fat person". There is a law that will help you with this called the weight range law. If the person is from the weight range of 300-350 you could shoot, but it would take 26 bullets to kill 'em. If your person is in t…
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There are lots of unwritten rules of etiquette in a nursing home, some of which include:* No sponge baths before 6am* Only one game of bingo per day* Never give anyone their pills if they are wearing clown make-up.* Muesli can only be served at breakfast time
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Teens are a good start by getting involved with the elderly. The elderly are wise in most cases; have fantastic stories to tell and the elderly will also realize that most teens are not to be feared (often the elderly worry about being mugged and it happens so many elderly people feel very vulnerabl…
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Being a caregiver for especially an ill elderly person can cause insurmountable stress and it is up to the family to calm themselves down in order to do what is best for their mother. If you have heard horrific verbal abuse then report it either to her doctor or the police who will investigate and i…
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In some cases the bullying gets to be so bad that they just either go into extreme depression or they decide to kill themselves. In some parts of the world bullying is an extremely common occurrence. Depending on what area you live in (and i don't want to know) but sometimes kids don't know how to t…
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being forever alone... hold on there"s others too..the parent is more likely to be scammed or to suffer adult abuse, depression, suicidiality and if the parent has any underlying health issues those could become untreated as there is no one to watch over them...to just name a few
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Report it to a safe person imidiatly. If you wait there will be more problems! Make sure it actually is abuse before you report it to a neighbor or teacher or even counciler
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If they have not always done this I would start with taking them to the doctor to make sure none of them has Dementia or Alzheimer. People with Alzheimer especially can get angry. If they are still both clear in the head it's their choice as long as both are instigating this but that means you can a…
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say nice things and they will be like what
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When dey r in old days need d hand of dere child so dat dey cn live dere rest of days hapily nd pcfully.
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Gerontology is the study of the biological , psychological and social concerns of aging .
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