This workshop will discuss the importance of person centered, trauma informed care which can positively impact the healing and resiliency of older adult survivors of abuse, neglect and exploitation. Through an interactive case example, attendees will learn how facilities providing all level of care in a compassionate and person centered manner can assist in the healing process of elder abuse survivors.
Describe how trauma can affect older adults.
Discuss how person-centered, trauma informed care creates positive outcomes.
Explain how to build capacity in facilities to assist elder abuse survivors.