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Emotional abuse includes verbal abuse such as yelling, name-calling, blaming and shaming.
Isolation, intimidation, threats of violence and controlling behaviour.
This session addresses the unique challenges of creating a safety plan that meets the specific needs of victims in a campus environment, explores how safety planning for sexual violence can be different than safety planning for domestic violence, and discusses strategies for protecting victim privacy and safety.
Many abused women define the psychological effects of domestic abuse as having a ‘more profound effect on their lives- even where there have been life-threatening or disabling physical violence .
Despite this, there is almost always pressure to define domestic abuse in terms of actual or threatened, physical violence.
Learn about the most common types of legal arrangements and how they can be used to both protect and exploit older persons.
This webinar will walk participants through several case studies to show common exploitative tactics; underscore the roles of capacity, consent, and undue influence; and offer recommendations on how to improve multidisciplinary responses to exploitation. Burnes, a professor at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work and Affiliate Scientist at Baycrest Health Sciences, introduced the concept of “severity” into the study of elder abuse.