The situation where an older adult has been abused, neglected or exploited.
More Common Terms
- Speech Therapy Individual or group therapy sessions that help an individual overcome communication conditions such as aphasia, swallowing difficulties, and voice disorders.
- Occupational Therapy Therapy that trains individuals to manage everyday tasks in order to promote independence in the home.
- Alzheimer's Disease A progressive brain disorder that gradually destroys mental functions such as memory and learning. Individuals may also experience changes in personality and behavior.