Home Health Care – Elder/Child Abuse and Neglect – SS706E

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1. Psychological abuse includes which of the following?
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2. Which of these are considered types of abuse?
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3. Some forms of physical abuse are hard to spot.
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4. You need to be aware of the common warning signs of abuse and neglect – and be on the lookout for them.
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5. In some extreme situations, abuse is permitted.
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6. Physical Abuse is the most obvious form of abuse, because it often leaves behind telltale physical signs.
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7. Child/Elder Abuse is defined as: Any act, or failure to act, by a guardian or caregiver that results in actual or potential harm to the child or elder.
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8. Depression, fear, hopelessness, withdrawal or isolation can signal psychological abuse.
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9. Neglect occurs when a child or older adult suffers from a lack of attention to his or her person or environment.
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10. Who can be an abuser of an older adult or child?