Penalties should be imposed for failure to report elderly abuse. The stature presently in place only deals with reporting the abuse and it fails to provide resources to follow up after filing the report. I would outline what to do once the report has been made .I agree that it can be difficult to prove that elder maltreatment has occurred but we should screen and document every bit of suspicious information whether it is verbal or physical. The proper protocols for reporting abuse, elder abuse screening, assessment of risk factors, and documentation should be posted in all health care facilities including nursing homes. There is a need
The Polaris Project is one organization that has begun to take action. Rehabilitation centers have been created for the survivors of human trafficking. They have also been in contact with the government to let them know what needs to be done. Awareness is a crucial part in bringing an end to sex trafficking. There are hotlines to contact such as, The National Human Trafficking Resource Center and Hope for Justice if you believe someone is being used for sex trafficking.
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As well as, different types of ways solutions to help with PTSD, but the best way is to get help.In addition, it explained the actions that happen to people who experience a traumatic event. It also gave me a better idea of different types of traumas, such as being neglected by your parents, being young and witnessing something terrifying such as a terrorist attack, as well as witnessing your mother get beaten by a stranger and taken away. Finally, I can now explain how traumas affect the body, brain, and
Summary statement of what will be accomplished and how the project can be applied Improving the knowledge of registered nurse in assessing patients with assaults will assist the nurses in the plan of care for such patients. Identifying such patients will facilitate staffing accordingly and may even require utilizing one on one staffing ratio for a potentially assaultive patient which will reduce any incidents of assault to either the nurses or other patients.
As stated above in my example, they need to be trained when pain medicine is warranted and when it is not. Also, how to recognize the signs of when someone maybe be approaching the line of misuse. Pertaining to children, more research needs to be conducted and programs need to be developed to prevent prescription drug abuse and misuse.8 Public health officials and school board officials need to work together to find programs that work and implement them to save our children. Some systems have been implemented in other states that allow the government to review aspects of prescription medications. These systems identify if a patient is doctor shopping or if a doctor is mis-prescribing medications.
In my opinion, a family is considered a whole or as a unit, and are supposed to stick together no matter what. If I were to implement a family prevention program for those participating in a methadone program I would include all of the following: • Empowerment, hope, mutual aid, recovery supports, and terms which are culturally respectful to those in treatment. For example, participants will be encouraged to provide mutual aid and empowerment towards one another during the prevention process. • In order to teach all clients how to deal with and handle relapse and relapses, situations in which one is put at risk for the return of using substances must be identified by clients. For example, a spouse might mention bill due dates and holidays as situations which may contribute to their loved one’s substance abuse.
To better identify risk factors in a timely manner, social workers and providers should have a clear understanding of civilian suicide risk factors as well as those related to military suicide when conducting suicide assessments. In addition, they should educate family members about using self-care techniques and how to recognize potential warning signs. By educating families on those important things, they can better manage their own emotions and provide prevention tools to better help an at risk service member (Rubin, Weiss, and Coll, 2013). As evidence by relationship troubles being one of the primary risk factors associated with suicide, family support is vital in preventing suicide
In order to formulate an effective treatment plan, I would include all presenting problems and treat them simultaneously. It is important to focus on all areas of Sarah’s life when providing treatment. Sarah already knows she is anxious and depressed, so she may likely have a co-occurring disorder. Furthermore, as a substance abuse counselor I am ethically bound to treat and focus on her alcohol use; therefore, I need to consult and refer to a mental health professional to focus on the anxiety and depression alone. When providing treatment to a LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, or Transgender) individual it is important to understand how immediate family plays a role in their life.
The goal of the article is to give guidance on how to effectively conduct a role play in order to create meaningful learning opportunities. SGRP may enhance critical complex interviewing skills related to suicide assessment and undercovering domestic violence across all health care disciplines, which is a goal that has not yet been achievable. Clinical interviewing skills can be taught and skill retention tested using both the traditional individual role-playing and in scripted group role-playing. Supervisors can use SGRP to train up to 28 trainees synchronously in interviewing assignments as complex as uncovering domestic violence and sensitively addressing suicidal ideation. This method gets rid of “acting” from role-play
However, my feelings from negative experience clearly suggests that all abuse against women and children should be documented and reported to authorities. Otherwise, I would be only adding to the issue and deepen the negative health impact of intimate violence’s victim. I also may communicate in open talk, provide references to support groups and access to shelter, and psychological
Kristi House is a child advocacy center that is involved in meeting the legal, medical and emotional needs of child victims of sexual abuse, sex trafficking and sexually exploited children. With this legislation and grants, clients will receive an effective and enhance respond from the authorities. 2. Given the above information, discuss why you either support or do not support this legislation. If you feel the legislation has both positive and negative impacts, please list why and include your critical analysis.
It would also be helpful to gather more data about the domestic intimate partner homicides to learn if there were prior reported domestic violence incidents between the perpetrator and victim. If so, there may be more opportunity to educate and train officers who respond to domestic violence situations so that future incidents can be curtailed. For instance, if officers can be better informed about the patterns that pervade domestic violence relationships, like the fact that many women will leave their violent partners multiple times before finally escaping a violent relationship, they will be better prepared to assist the victims and prevent future danger (LeTrent,
As a parent, I understand how difficult it can be to allow one 's children to reside with the other parent. The goal is to determine what is best for this children and this is what I strive to do at all times. Mediation is another technique used to reduce conflict within a divorce, thus I have also opted to become a certified mediator, as I want to assist my clients in every way possible," Colosimo continues. Individuals often find they need assistance in other legal matters. When one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident or one has become a victim of medical malpractice, an attorney should be contacted.
It is very difficult to think that the parents I work with do not see how others are also victims of the system. In one account, a woman “did not socialize with neighbors, usually kept her curtains closed, and generally did not allow her young daughter to play outside.” This ideology, which has been inherited from the days of Raeganomics, creates distance within the communities we work with and further isolates our clients. However I think that this propaganda worked to discourage the creation of communities and further isolate welfare recipients. When we contract with our clients, we talk a lot about their support system and community supports are really lacking in their lives. I feel that this disempowers our clients and they cannot work together towards a common goal when there are issues within the