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NCEA Publications

The following publications were created for the NCEA by various organizations affiliated with the Center throughout the past few years. Most of the materials were created by affiliates in their roles as NCEA grantees. Several publications funded through other sources have been included because of their direct relevance to the work of elder abuse prevention.

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NCEA Publications can be searched by selecting a topic from the list below. All of the publications are in PDF format.

Adult Protective Services

NEW APS wouldn’t take my report. Why? Brief | Fact Sheet
Adult Protective Services Fact Sheet
Adult Protective Services Flow Chart
Mandated Reporting of Abuse of Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities Brief | Full Report | PowerPoint Slide
Social Services for Elders in Indian Country​
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part I: Overview of APS Programs
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part II: The Reporting and Investigation of Alleged Abuse
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part III: Intervention Collaboration

Cultural Issues

NEWPolicies & Legislation: Impacting Elder Programs in Indian Country
NEWMistreatment of Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Elders (2021)
A Spotlight on Two Spirit Elders and Elder Justice Facts
Communicating with People with Limited English Proficiency
Consent and Capacity in Indian Country – Elder Abuse and the Connection to Consent, Capacity, and Undue Influence
Elder Abuse in Indian Country
Elder Caregiving in Indian Country
Financial Abuse & Exploitation of Elders in Indian Country
Health Care & Elder Abuse in Indian Country
Intimate Partner Violence and Elder Abuse (Among Older Native Americans during COVID-19)
Mistreatment of African American Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Chinese Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Korean Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Latinx Older Adults (2020)
Legal Issues in Indian Country
LGBT Older People Built the LGBT Community
LGBT Older People: Our Right to a Peaceful Life
Looking for Love Version #1
Mistreatment among Latinos- Key Research Findings in the Mexican-American Community
Mistreatment among Latinos- Key Research Findings in the Puerto Rican Community
Paying it Back: Promoting Justice for LGBT Communities of All Ages
Social Services for Elders in Indian Country​
Two Spirit Elders

Dementia

Consent and Capacity in Indian Country – Elder Abuse and the Connection to Consent, Capacity, and Undue Influence
Six ways to Care for Yourself When Caring for Someone with Dementia
English | Chinese | Korean | JapaneseSamoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese

Emotional Abuse

Emotional Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | JapaneseSamoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Families and Caregivers

Archstone Caregiver Brochure—You are their Advocate
Archstone Fotonovela English | Spanish
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Assisted Living Facilities
English | Chinese | Spanish
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Nursing Homes
English | Chinese | Spanish
Elder Abuse in Indian Country
Elder Caregiving in Indian Country
Home for the Holidays: What to look for when visiting an elderly relative
Keeping Family Together During COVID-19: A Checklist
Protecting Your Loved One in Assisted Living Facilities: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Protecting Your Loved One in Nursing Homes: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Should I Take My Loved One Home During the COVID-19 Crisis?
Six ways to Care for Yourself When Caring for Someone with Dementia
English | Chinese | Korean | JapaneseSamoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Taking Care of You – Tips for The Family Caregiver

Financial Abuse/Exploitation

Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Assisted Living Facilities
English | Chinese | Spanish
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Nursing Homes
English | Chinese | Spanish
Decision-Making Ability and Risk of Elder Mistreatment
Financial Abuse & Exploitation of Elders in Indian Country
Financial Exploitation Guidelines for Professionals
Grandparent Scam Elevator Flyer (Version 1)
Grandparent Scam Elevator Flyer (Version 2)
The Grandparent Scam- What You Need to Know Factsheet (2014)
Identifying Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Korean | Samoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Looking for Love Version #1
Looking for Love Version #2
Medicare Scam Alert Flyer | Factsheet
Planning to Protect Yourself
English | Chinese | Korean | Samoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Protecting Your Loved One in Assisted Living Facilities: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Protecting Your Loved One in Nursing Homes: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Protect Yourself From Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation!
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Scammed? Now what … Fact Sheet
Scammed? Now what. Elevator (Flyer) English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Tips for Avoiding Veterans Scams
Veterans Scam

Guardianship, Conservatorship

NEWWhat if Your Guardian is Not Doing What They Should?
NEWWho’s Who in Congress: Elder Justice Policy
NEWGuardianship: Remedy vs. Enabler of Elder Abuse
Adult Guardianship and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned
Collaborating in Guardianship Reform & Addressing Abuse Through WINGS
Consent and Capacity in Indian Country – Elder Abuse and the Connection to Consent, Capacity, and Undue Influence
Guardian Standards Fact Sheet (2017)
How the COVID-19 Pandemic Changed Adult Guardianship: Lessons Learned
New Uniform Act Boosts Guardianship Reform
State Guardianship Legislation Addressing Elder Abuse (2014)
State Guardianship Legislation Addressing Elder Abuse (2015)
2016 State Guardianship Legislation Relating to Elder Abuse

Health Care

NEWIdentifying patterns of health care utilization among physical elder abuse victims using Medicare data
NEWWhat are the characteristics in older adults that increase the likelihood that their fractures are related to abuse?
Elder Abuse Screening Tools for Healthcare Professionals
Health Care & Elder Abuse in Indian Country
How Hospice Can Be a Force for Justice for Older People
Minimizing the Risk of Opioid-Related Elder Abuse

Interventions

Adult Protective Services Fact Sheet
Adult Protective Services Flow Chart
Social Services for Elders in Indian Country​
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part I: Overview of APS Programs
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part II: The Reporting and Investigation of Alleged Abuse
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part III: Intervention Collaboration

Law and Legislation

Collaborating in Guardianship Reform & Addressing Abuse Through WINGS
Guardian Standards Fact Sheet (2017)
Legal Issues in Indian Country
Mandated Reporting of Abuse of Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities Brief | Full Report | PowerPoint Slide
New Uniform Act Boosts Guardianship Reform
State Guardianship Legislation Addressing Elder Abuse (2014)
State Guardianship Legislation Addressing Elder Abuse (2015)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender

A Spotlight on Two Spirit Elders and Elder Justice Facts
LGBT Older People Built the LGBT Community
LGBT Older People: Our Right to a Peaceful Life
Looking for Love Version #1
Mistreatment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Elders (2020)
Paying it Back: Promoting Justice for LGBT Communities of All Ages
Two Spirit Elders

Multidisciplinary/Collaborative Approaches

Elder Abuse Screening Tools for Healthcare Professionals
Elder Justice Roadmap​
Elder Justice Roadmap Project Fact Sheet (2014)
Health Care & Elder Abuse in Indian Country
Legal Issues in Indian Country
Social Services for Elders in Indian Country​
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part I: Overview of APS Programs
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part II: The Reporting and Investigation of Alleged Abuse
Understanding and Working with Adult Protective Services Part III: Intervention Collaboration

Neglect

NEW Suspect Neglect of an Older Adult?: What to Do
Neglect English | Chinese | Korean | JapaneseSamoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Protect Yourself From Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation!
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Put a Stop to Poor Care,Brochure
Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Nursing Home/Long-Term Care Abuse

Abuse of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities (2012)
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Assisted Living Facilities
English | Chinese | Spanish
Consumer Fact Sheet: Financial Exploitation in Nursing Homes
English | Chinese | Spanish
How Hospice Can Be a Force for Justice for Older People
Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program What You Must Know
Misuse of Antipsychotics: Interpretive Guidelines (2014)
Misuse of Antipsychotics: Issue Sheet (2014)
Misuse of Antipsychotics: Postcard (2014)
Protecting Your Loved One in Assisted Living Facilities: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Protecting Your Loved One in Nursing Homes: Financial Exploitation
English | Chinese | Spanish
Put a Stop to Poor Care,Brochure
Resident to Resident Abuse, Brochure (2014)
Resident to Resident Research Brief (2015)
Resident to Resident Aggression Research to Practice (2015)
Sexual Abuse Issue Brief
Sexual Abuse in Nursing Homes (2017)
Should I Take My Loved One Home During the COVID-19 Crisis?
Surveillance Cameras in Nursing Home Residents' Rooms
Taking Care of You- Tips for Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities

Persons with Disabilities

Abuse of Adults with a Disability (2012)
Abuse of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities (2012)
Mandated Reporting of Abuse of Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities Brief | Full Report | PowerPoint Slide

Physical Abuse

NEWIdentifying patterns of health care utilization among physical elder abuse victims using Medicare data
NEWWhat are the characteristics in older adults that increase the likelihood that their fractures are related to abuse?
Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Research to Practice Translation: Bruising in Older Adults (2014)
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Prevention, Education, and Outreach

Communicating with People with Limited English Proficiency
Elder Abuse and Its Impact: What You Must Know (2013)
Grandparent Scam Elevator Flyer (Version 1)
Grandparent Scam Elevator Flyer (Version 2)
The Grandparent Scam- What You Need to Know Factsheet (2014)
Home for the Holidays: What to look for when visiting an elderly relative
Home is Where the Heart is Checklist
Looking for Love Version #2
Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program What You Must Know
NCEA Community Resource List
Protect Yourself From Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation!
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Scammed? Now what … Fact Sheet
Scammed? Now what. Elevator (Flyer) English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
The Facts of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
The Facts of Elder Abuse Elevator Flyer English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Why Should I Care About Elder Abuse
5 Things Anyone Can Do to Prevent English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
10 Things AAAs Can Do to Prevent Abuse of Elders and Vulnerable Adults
12 Things Everyone Can Do to Prevent Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese | Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Public Policy

NEWPolicies & Legislation: Impacting Elder Programs in Indian Country
NEWWho’s Who in Congress: Elder Justice Policy
NEWElder Justice Policy Highlights Mar-Aug 2021
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Sep – Feb 2021
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Mar – Aug 2020
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Sep – Feb 2020
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Mar – Aug 2019
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Sep – Feb 2019
Elder Justice Policy Highlights Feb – Aug 2018
Elder Justice Policy Highlights (2017)
State Elder Abuse Working Groups NCEA (2016)

Research

NEWMistreatment of Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Elders (2021)
NEWIdentifying patterns of health care utilization among physical elder abuse victims using Medicare data
NEWWhat are the characteristics in older adults that increase the likelihood that their fractures are related to abuse?
NEWResearch Review September 2020 to August 2021
Abuse of Adults with a Disability (2012)
Abuse of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities (2012)
Ageism Research Brief
Decision-Making Ability and Risk of Elder Mistreatment
How at Risk for Abuse Are People with Dementia? (2011)
Mistreatment of African American Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Chinese Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Korean Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Latinx Older Adults (2020)
Research Review September 2019 to August 2020
Research Review September 2018 to August 2019
Research Review September 2017 to August 2018
Research Review September 2014 to August 2017
Resident to Resident Research Brief (2015)
Resident to Resident Aggression Research to Practice (2015)
Research to Practice Translation: Bruising in Older Adults (2014)
Research Translation: Damage to Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Increases Credulity for Misleading Advertising
USC NCEA Research Translation Promotores (2013)

Risk Factors

Consent and Capacity in Indian Country – Elder Abuse and the Connection to Consent, Capacity, and Undue Influence
Decision-Making Ability and Risk of Elder Mistreatment
How at Risk for Abuse Are People with Dementia? (2011)
Intimate Partner Violence and Elder Abuse (Among Older Native Americans during COVID-19)
Research Translation: Damage to Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Increases Credulity for Misleading Advertising

Sexual Abuse

Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Sexual Abuse Issue Brief
Sexual Abuse in Nursing Homes (2017)
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Substance Abuse

NEW Medication Issues
Minimizing the Risk of Opioid-Related Elder Abuse
Red Flags of Elder Abuse (Opioid Use)
What I Should Know About Opioid Pain Medicine English | Spanish

Statistics, Incidence, and Prevalence

NEW Mistreatment of Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Elders (2021)
Abuse of Adults with a Disability (2012)
Abuse of Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities (2012)
Ageism Research Brief
How at Risk for Abuse Are People with Dementia? (2011)
Mistreatment of African American Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Chinese Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Korean Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Latinx Older Adults (2020)
Mistreatment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Elders (2020)
Resident to Resident Research Brief (2015)
Resident to Resident Aggression Research to Practice (2015)
Research Translation: Damage to Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Increases Credulity for Misleading Advertising
The Facts of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
The Facts of Elder Abuse Elevator Flyer English | Spanish | Chinese |​ Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
USC NCEA Research Translation Promotores (2013)
 

Training and Professional Development

Training and Resources on Elder Abuse (TREA)

Veterans

Veterans Scam
Tips for Avoiding Veterans Scams


Safe Exit