Elder Abuse Training Institute

The Elder Abuse Training Institute is devoted to training professionals from the medical community, legal community, law enforcement, social services and government agencies about all aspects of elder abuse, including: detection, reporting, investigating, prosecuting, caring for victims and prevention. Additionally, the institute goes beyond existing educational programs on elder abuse by offering multidisciplinary team training that … More Elder Abuse Training Institute

Controversial Health Check Program Saves Thousands

England’s NHS Health Check program may be controversial, but the results are too powerful to ignore. In its first five years, it may have prevented between 4,600 to 8,400 heart attacks, strokes, and even deaths. The program itself involves the diagnoses of diabetes, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and more. It has led to more diagnoses … More Controversial Health Check Program Saves Thousands

The Newest Approach to Handling Depression: Behavioral Activation

Researchers at the University of Exeter Medical School in England have consistently examined the benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy. This type of therapy involves the patient reviewing their thoughts and implementing change to enhance their overall mood. With more research, it has been found that behavioral activation could be extremely effective in treating depression. Behavioral … More The Newest Approach to Handling Depression: Behavioral Activation