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Through years of providing intensive, holistic services to hundreds of people who have experienced elder abuse, the Weinberg Center has cultivated a unique understanding of trauma and aging. We view trauma-informed care as a key element of effective elder abuse prevention and intervention. As part of our commitment to advancing the elder justice field in this area, we have curated the following resource library with contributions from our own team and other leaders in the field.

Trauma, Aging and Elder Abuse: Frequently Asked Questions


October 2020

Trauma-Informed Approach for Adult Protective Services

By: Adult Protective Services Technical Assistance Resource Center

May 2020

The Things They Carry: Advancing Trauma-Informed Responses to Elder Abuse

By Risa Breckman, LCSW, Malya Levin, Esq., Leslie Mantrone, LMSW, Joy Solomon Esq.

January 2020