The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 8 Issue 1

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults

Subjects:

Table of contents

Joining up adult protection and the disciplinary process

Steve West

Behaviour that is in fact adult abuse may be reported through a number of different frameworks (for example complaints procedures and incident reporting procedures…

Responding to the abuse of people with learning disabilities: the role of the police

Rachel Davies, Ian Mansell, Ruth Northway, Robert Jenkins

The abuse of people with learning disabilities is a significant problem. The response of the police to abuse that is actually a criminal offence is paramount. This paper…

Access to assets: older people with impaired capacity and financial abuse

Anne‐Louise McCawley, Cheryl Tilse, Jill Wilson, Linda Rosenman, Deborah Setterlund

This paper draws upon findings from a secondary analysis of suspected financial abuse cases in files of the Guardianship and Administration Tribunal in Queensland…

Recognising and addressing elder abuse in care homes: views from residents and managers

Sheila Furness

In 2004, the author carried out a small scale study to find out the views of those living and working in private care homes in England about a range of issues connected to…

Cover of The Journal of Adult Protection

ISSN:

1466-8203

Online date, start – end:

1999

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editors:

  • Dr Bridget Penhale
  • Dr Margaret Flynn