In this episode, Lee is honored to speak with one of the country's top-most authorities on the issues of elder abuse. Paul Greenwood has been prosecuting such cases in San Diego for more than 20 years. He regularly travels around the country giving talks and presentations on such topics with his jovial British accent. He has an impressive set of credentials. In this episode, Lee and Paul have a free flowing discussion where they handle the various forms of abuse, how he maintains the dignity and respect for the victims, the frustrations he encounters in resolving abuse cases, and many other relates aspects. This chat just touches the tip of this growing problem.
In This Episode You Will Learn:
- What is Elder Abuse
- The 5 forms of Elder Abuse - physical, niglect, emotion or mental, financial exploitation and sexual.
- The warning signs of Elder abuse
- How to protect our older citizens and relatives fro elder abuse
- Caregiver tips for those caring for elders.
- The profile of a typical abuse victim.
Links and Resources Mentioned In This Episode:
- Email Paul at: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Paul's impressive Resume
- A few YouTube Videos:
- Article: Our Graying Society: Issues of Elder Abuse and Age Bias
- National Center On Elder Abuse
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