Free Lunch & Learn – EAO Webinar Series
Thursday March 14th, 2019 at 11:00 am – 12:15 pm EST [12:30 pm to 1:45 pm NST]
Emotional Abuse of Older Adults – Indicators, Risk Factors and Prevention
Emotional abuse is any action, verbal or non-verbal, that lessens a person’s sense of identity, dignity and self-worth. Emotional abuse is one of the most prevalent forms of abuse and includes any attempt to demoralize, dehumanize or intimidate older adults.
Join EAO’s lunch and learn webinar series, to learn more about how to recognize, prevent and respond to situations of emotional abuse of older adults.
The webinar will:
- Provide participants with an overview of emotional abuse of older adults
- Provide practical strategies and assessment tools for service providers who work with older adults
- Discuss the indicators, risk factors, and barriers to reporting emotional abuse, and
- Highlight current legislation and provincial resources
Presented by EAO Regional Consultants
Josée Miljours, North East Region
Candielya Jackson, North West Region
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