Credit Hours: 3Department: Gerontology
This course reviews major issues and trends related to elder mistreatment. The course emphasizes individual and systemic issues related to elder abuse, neglect, exploitation, and self-neglect on individual, local, state, and federal levels. Special consideration is given to dynamics that shape past, current, and future issues related to elder mistreatment. Prereq: Graduate student status and/or permission of instructor.