The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 16 Issue 5

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults


Table of contents - Special Issue: Elder abuse in Chinese populations

Prevalence and psychosocial correlates of the fear of crime in older Chinese

Nan Qin, Elsie Yan

The purpose of this paper is to examine the prevalence and psychosocial correlates of fear of crime in older Chinese. Attempt was made to test a theoretical model which…

Experience of family caregivers of community-dwelling stroke survivors and risk of elder abuse: a qualitative study

Celia Chow, Agnes Tiwari

The purpose of this paper is to explore the following questions. First, what are the experiences of family caregivers in caring for community-dwelling stroke survivors…

A review on elder care and mistreatment in Macao

Derrick C.K. Tam, Eilo W.Y. Yu, Anise M.S. Wu

Elder mistreatment is a neglected issue in the Macao elder policy. The purpose of this paper is to review the current elder policy as well as legislation on the prevention…

Perceived barriers and facilitators to implement elder abuse intervention for victims and perpetrators: views from US Chinese older adults

XinQi Dong, E-Shien Chang, Esther Wong, Melissa A. Simon

The purpose of this paper is to explore US Chinese older adults’ views regarding elder abuse interventions in order to understand barriers and facilitators of help-seeking…

Understanding elder abuse and neglect in aging Chinese immigrants in Canada

Daniel W.L. Lai, Gabrielle D. Daoust, Lun Li

The purpose of this paper is to review and discuss existing literature and available research findings related to understanding elder abuse and neglect in culturally…

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