This article outlines how the current pandemic may impact older adults, their caregivers, and the caregiving context to increase elder abuse risk and present interventions for healthcare providers to consider that may help to reduce this risk. This was published in the August 2020 issue of the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
A collection of articles, videos, and factsheets developed by the Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Burn Model Systems to help individuals with these injuries and their caregivers stay healthy.
In Part 2 of this ADA Live! series, Debbie Plotnick, Vice President for State and Federal Advocacy at Mental Health America (MHA) shares resources available for people who may feel isolated, medical professionals, and caregivers. She also discussed policy initiatives championed by Mental Health America.
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