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NCEA Publications

Adult Protective Services
Cultural Issues
Dementia
Emotional abuse
Families and Caregivers
Financial Abuse/Exploitation
Guardianship, Conservatorship
Health Care
Interventions
Law and Legislation
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender
Multidisciplinary/Collaborative Approaches
Neglect
Nursing Home/Long-Term Care Abuse
Persons with Disabilities
Physical Abuse
Persons with Disabilities
Prevention, Education, and Outreach
Public Policy
Research
Risk Factors
Sexual Abuse
Substance Abuse
Statistics, Incidence, and Prevalence
Training and Professional Development
Veterans

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

NEW Policies & Legislation: Impacting Elder Programs in Indian Country
NEW Mistreatment 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)
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
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)
Paying it Back: Promoting Justice for LGBT Communities of All AgesLegal Issues in Indian Country
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 | Japanese | Samoan | Tagalog | Vietnamese
Archstone Caregiver Brochure—You are their Advocate
Archstone Fotonovela English | Spanish
How at Risk for Abuse Are People with Dementia? (2011)

Emotional Abuse

Emotional Abuse English | Chinese | Korean | Japanese | Samoan | 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 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 | Japanese | Samoan | 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

NEW What if Your Guardian is Not Doing What They Should?
NEW Guardianship: Remedy vs. Enabler of Elder Abuse
NEW Who’s Who in Congress: Elder Justice Policy
NEW Adult Guardianship and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned
NEW How the COVID-19 Pandemic Changed Adult Guardianship: 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)
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

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)
2016 State Guardianship Legislation Relating to Elder Abuse

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 | Japanese | Samoan | 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 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

Red Flags of Elder Abuse
English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi
Research to Practice Translation: Bruising in Older Adults (2014)
Quality of Life Report on Older Adults in Norway (English Summary page 13-16)
Signs of Elder Abuse English | Spanish | Chinese | Korean | Tagalog | Vietnamese |​ Armenian |​ Farsi

Prevention, Education, and Outreach

NEW Home is Where the Heart is Checklist
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
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 Elder Abuse 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

NEW Policies & Legislation: Impacting Elder Programs in Indian Country
NEW Who’s Who in Congress: Elder Justice Policy
NEW Elder 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

NEW Mistreatment of Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Elders (2021)
NEW Ageism Research Brief
Abuse of Adults with a Disability (2012)
Abuse of Residents of Long Term Care Facilities (2012)
Decision-Making Ability and Risk of Elder Mistreatment
How at Risk for Abuse Are People with Dementia? (2011)
Mistreatment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of African American Elders (2020)
Mistreatment of Chinese Elders (2021)
Mistreatment of Korean Elders (2021)
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 Print | Web Spanish Print | Web

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

Special Thanks to Judith D. Tamkin

We are sincerely appreciative to Judith D. Tamkin for her gift to help establish the USC Center on Elder Mistreatment’s website. Her deep and personal commitment to eradicating elder abuse is helping to reshape our understanding of elder abuse and ultimately save innumerable older adults from abuse and neglect.