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Counseling the Older Adult
McDonald, Patricia Alpaugh & Haney, Margaret. "Counseling the Older Adult." In: A Training Manual in Clinical Gerontology. Jossey-Bass pp. 190. 1988. [Book] [307.mcd]
Abstract:Provides step-by-step method for understanding the basic problems of the elderly. Organized into a workbook format.

Crimes against Persons Age 65 or Older, 1992-97
Klaus, Patsy A.. "Crimes against Persons Age 65 or Older, 1992-97." U.S. Dept. of Justice pp. 38. 2000. [Paper/Booklet] [703.kla]
Abstract:Comprehensive report about criminal victimization of persons age 65 or older in the context of a society with appropriate concerns for all age groups.

Elder Abuse
Podnieks, Elizabeth & Kosberg, Jordan. "Elder Abuse." In: Selected Papers from the Prague World Congress on Family Violence. Haworth Maltreatment and Trauma Press pp. 214. 2005. [Book] [703.pod]
Abstract:Ten articles on a variety of elder abuse topics.

Elder Abuse & Neglect Program
, . "Elder Abuse & Neglect Program." In: FY 1997 Annual Report. Illinois Dept. on Aging pp. 35. 1997. [Document] [703.ill]
Abstract:Provides an overview of the Elder Abuse & Neglect Program in FY 1997, including data on the types of abuse reported, the characteristics of abusers & victims, types of interventions pursued, & program accomplishments.

Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings
Glendenning, Frank & Kingston, Paul. "Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings." In: Different National Backgrounds and Similar Responses. The Haworth Press, Inc. pp. 173. 1999. [Book] [703.gle]
Abstract:Collection of articles to contribute to greater understanding about elder abuse and neglect worldwide.

Elder Mistreatment
Johnson, Tanya Fusco. "Elder Mistreatment." In: Ethical Issues, Dilemmas, and Decisions. The Haworth Press, Inc. pp. 190. 1995. [Book] [703.joh]
Abstract:Experts from a wide range of disciplines, analyze three cases from their own professional perspective & discuss the application of ethical principles in practice.

Elder Physical and Sexual Abuse: The Medical Piece
, . "Elder Physical and Sexual Abuse: The Medical Piece." California District Attorneys Association 2003. [Video] []
Abstract:Two-volume set shows how to evaluate evidence in context to recognize signs of elder physical and sexual abuse.

Elder Sexual Abuse: The Hidden Victim
, . "Elder Sexual Abuse: The Hidden Victim." In: Training for Law Enforcement. Florida Council Against Sexual Assault pp. 400. 2005. [Document] [703.fla]
Abstract:Manual to train law enforcement. Two volumes (binders)

Recommended Guidelines for State Courts Handling Cases Involving Elder Abuse
Stiegel, Lori A.. "Recommended Guidelines for State Courts Handling Cases Involving Elder Abuse." American Bar Association pp. 164. 1995. [Book] [703.sti]
Abstract:This project furthers efforts to assist in meeting the legal needs of older persons who have been abused, neglected, or exploited.

O`Brien, James G.. "Self-Neglect." In: Challenges for Healping Professionals. The Haworth Press, Inc. pp. 101. 1999. [Book] [703.obr]
Abstract:A collection of articles regarding the elderly.

The Assault on Age
, . "The Assault on Age." King County Rape Relief pp. 10. 1990. [Paper/Booklet] [609.hsw]
Abstract:Booklet describes how older adults can protect themselves against crimes.

The Clinical Management of Elder Abuse
Anetzberger, Georgia. "The Clinical Management of Elder Abuse." Haworth Press pp. 180. 2005. [Book] [703.ane]
Abstract:Provides a case-based approach to understanding elder abuse and the complexity that clinicians face when caring for elderly patients who suffer from any type of mistreatment.

Transcending Silence
, . "Transcending Silence." In: A series about speaking out and taking action in our communities. Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault pp. 78. 2001. [Paper/Booklet] [707.wis]
Abstract:Series includes a booklet on on sexual assault and people with disabilities, the elderly, people with physical or sensory disabilities and people with psychiatric disabilities. Produced by the Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault.

Widening The Circle
, . "Widening The Circle." In: Sexual Assault/Abuse and People with Disabilities and the Elderly. Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Inc. pp. 157. 1998. [Book] [704.wis]
Abstract:Manual & video project to begin and/or to enhance our acknowledgement of & response to sexual violence throughout our communities, especially involving people who traditionally have not received our focus.

Working with Abused and Neglected Elders in Minority Populations
, . "Working with Abused and Neglected Elders in Minority Populations." In: A Synthesis of Research. University of Delaware pp. 32. 1991. [Document] [703.nar]
Abstract:Discussions meant to provide the practitioner with an overview of the knowledge that researchers have to contribute towards recognizing those cultural & ethnic factors that may complicate effective service delivery to abused & neglected elders.

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