Center for Victim Research Webinar: “Elder Abuse and Social Connections” (June 12th)

In support of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the Center For Victim Research will host an interactive webinar on “Elder Abuse and Social Connections.”
June 12, 2018, from 2 pm to 3 pm ET.
This webinar is geared toward service providers working with older adults; researchers studying abuse prevention and social connections; and those who want to learn about the largest, longitudinal study of elder mistreatment. Join Dr. Ron Acierno and Dr. Melba Hernandez-Tejada in a discussion on key findings from the National Elder Mistreatment Study, the first nationally representative study focused on elder abuse, and their recently released eight 8-year follow-up results. The webinar will focus on social support as key to protecting older adults and building resiliency after experiences of elder abuse. Additional information and registration are available at