Results 1–10 of 70 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Protect your aging brain" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (29)Teens (17)Socioeconomic status (11)Aging (5)Education (4) 29 more... [+] Sexuality (4)Race (3)Anxiety (2)Autism (2)Disability (2)Eating disorders (2)Health disparities (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Human rights (2)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2)Stress (2)Therapy (2)ADHD (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Kids & the media (1)Learning & memory (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Natural disasters (1)Safety & design (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sleep (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2013 (1)2012 (2)2011 (1)2010 (5)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 70 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Understanding and Preventing Child Abuse and NeglectThe Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA) defines child abuse and neglect or child maltreatment as any recent act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caretaker, which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation, or an act or failure to act which presents an imminent risk of serious harm.Fact Sheet 2.Illinois House Bill 1826: Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union ActUnder the Act, civil unions would be open to all adult couples (including opposite-sex, same-sex and senior couples) and afford these couples the state-level protections and responsibilities essential to all families. The legislation also preserves the separation of church and state and ensures that religious denominations are not forced to recognize or sanctify relationships they oppose.Fact Sheet 3.The Elder Justice Act (S. 1070/H.R. 1783)The act is designed to provide federal resources to prevent, detect, treat, understand, intervene in and, where appropriate, prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.Fact Sheet 4.Aging & Socioeconomic StatusDeclines in health and the death of a spouse, common among older adults, are factors that can affect financial standing and other aspects of SES.Fact Sheet (January 2010)5.Family CaregivingFamily caregivers play a critical role in our health and long term care system by providing a significant proportion of the care for both the chronically ill and aging.Fact Sheet 6.The Critical Need for GeropsychologistsNearly 20% of older adults and two-thirds of nursing home patients now experience some kind of mental disorder. The most prevalent mental disorders of older adults are anxiety, cognitive impairment (due to dementia) and depression. Fact Sheet 7.Elder AbuseFact Sheet 8.Violence & Socioeconomic StatusThis fact sheet explains how exposure to violence affects education, employment and other socioeconomic factors.Fact Sheet (January 2010)9.The Lifespan Respite Care Act (P.L. 109-442)Respite provides temporary relief for family caregivers from the ongoing responsibility of caring for an individual with special needs, or at risk of abuse or neglect. Caregivers who receive respite report improved physical and emotional health.Fact Sheet 10.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 70 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Protect your aging brain"