Resources: Abuse and Advocacy Presentation Grading Criteria
Choose three types of abuse that you will cover in your presentation:
Emotional or psychological abuse
Exploitation or financial abuse
Prepare a 15- to 20-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with detailed speaker notes. In your presentation, address the following:
Describe each type of abuse and what fits within that category
Provide statistics about the prevalence of each type of abuse.
What advocacy services are available for older adults? Does everyone have the same access to these services? Explain why or why not.
What is the role of advocacy in protecting the rights of older adults?
Describe Elder Law Services. How can these services help protect the rights of older adults?