Domestic Violence (2008) by June Keeling, Tom Mason

By June Keeling, Tom Mason

This booklet takes a multi-agency method of family violence and appears at a wide range of matters that influence on these operating within the future health and social care box. It starts off with id of events the place abuse might take place, together with intimate companion violence, baby and adolescent abuse, same-sex violence, and aged abuse. The ebook considers the commonalities for survivors of abuse - akin to the suitable to suppose secure and guarded from violence - and evaluates how healthiness and social care execs can paintings in the direction of a favorable final result for all the contributors concerned. The e-book is split into 4 elements, attractiveness, response, Involvement and end result and comprises chapters on: Sexual Coercion and family Violence Abuse and the aged therapy and Alcohol Multi-Disciplinary operating dating clash and Abuse results household Violence is a key reference source for college kids and pros throughout a variety of healthiness and social care occupations. participants: Georgia Anetzberger, Michael Kimmel, Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Adrian Sutton, Poco Kernsmith, T Shackelford, Aaron T. Goetz, Marianne R. Yoshioka, Karel Kurst-Swanger, Julie Schumacher, Jay Peters, Dana DeHart, Iona Heath, Albert R. Roberts, Anne Cools, Melanie Shepard, Patricia O'Campo, Ajitha Cyriac, Farah Ahmed, Richard E. Heyman, Iona Heath, Chris Murphy, Beth Mattingly, Laura Dugan, Katherine van Wormer.

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Such activities were highlighted during the 2006 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day when, for example, Ireland had balloon races where 500 purple balloons were launched and Cameroon conducted three days of radio talks and debates on elder abuse (Podneiks 2006). Intervention strategies include elder abuse laws and services. Preliminary findings from the World Elder Abuse Environmental Scan conducted by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA) suggest that elder abuse laws vary by country, and sometimes even within countries (Podneiks et al.

Uk McGraw Hill - 152mm x 229mm - Fonts: Stone Sans & Stone Serif JOBNAME: 5746−McGraw−KeelingM PAGE: 7 SESS: 11 OUTPUT: Tue Feb 26 13:25:25 2008 SUM: 6206F09E /production/mcgraw−hill/booksxml/keeling/chap03 ‘GENDER SYMMETRY’ IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: A FALSELY-FRAMED ISSUE 27 and less acceptable than for men and thus takes on the more memorable quality of a forbidden act or one that is out of character’. Men however, might find it emasculating to reveal that their assumed control over ‘their women’ is so tenuous that they are forced to use violence to ‘keep her in line’.

2000) and STRP (Bass et al. 2001). They vary in format, focus and targeted profession or setting. The importance of screening or assessment instruments lies in their ability to ensure that clues are not missed and information is systematically collected and documented for clinical, legal or research purposes. Most tools have not been tested, and no tool has universal acceptance. Multi-disciplinary teams can further enhance elder abuse detection and assessment by providing a more holistic perspective on the problem than could be offered by any single discipline or system (Anetzberger et al.

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