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This research brief synthesizes the latest available information and research relating to the mistreatment of adults with disabilities (AWD). This brief addresses the intersection of AWD and elder mistreatment and provides information about risk factors, national survey findings, intimate partner violence (IPV), adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), barriers to reporting and help-seeking, and recommendations for intervention.
Populations:Advocates; Aging/Older Adults; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities
National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/73901