The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 24 Issue 2

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults


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Just a little bit of history repeating: the recurring and fatal consequences of lacking professional knowledge of acquired brain injury

Mark Holloway, Alyson Norman

The purpose of this paper is to review safeguarding adult reviews (SARs) pertaining to individuals with acquired brain injury (ABI) since 2014. This extended literature…

Learning from safeguarding adult reviews about Transitional Safeguarding: building an evidence base

Michael Preston-Shoot, Christine Cocker, Adi Cooper

The purpose of this paper is to set out the evidence base to date for Transitional Safeguarding to support authors of Safeguarding Adult Reviews (SARs) where Transitional…

Bisindo-based rational emotive behaviour therapy model: study preliminary prevention of sexual harassment in women with deafness

Marlina Marlina, Yuninda Tria Ningsih, Zulian Fikry, Dea Resti Fransiska

Women with deafness are one of the vulnerable groups who experience sexual harassment. As a result, they experience psychological disorders such as stress, anxiety, fear…

Discriminatory abuse: time to revive a forgotten form of abuse?

Karl Mason, Anusree Biswas Sasidharan, Adi Cooper, Katy Shorten, Jeanette Sutton

Discriminatory abuse has been a distinct category of abuse in safeguarding adults policy since 2000, but it is rarely used in practice, according to recent official…

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