Deborah B Wagenaar
Affiliation: Michigan State University
- An administrator's perspective on mental health in assisted livingDeborah B Wagenaar
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1644-6. 2003..The most common treatment barriers were patient refusal and family refusal. Results of the study suggest that there may be a significant need for mental health services in assisted living facilities...
- Elder abuse education in primary care residency programs: a cluster group analysisDeborah B Wagenaar
Department of Psychiatry, Michigan State University, MI 48824, USA
Fam Med 41:481-6. 2009..Elder abuse is a serious issue, affecting up to 10% of community-dwelling older adults. This project sought to understand if elder abuse under-reporting was related to physician specialty and residency training...
- Elder abuse education in residency programs: how well are we doing?Deborah B Wagenaar
Department of Psychiatry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
Acad Med 84:611-8. 2009..To understand whether education is at the heart of underreporting elder abuse by surveying Michigan residency program directors to learn about their elder abuse curricula...
- Primary care physicians and elder abuse: current attitudes and practicesDeborah B Wagenaar
Department of Psychiatry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1020, USA
J Am Osteopath Assoc 110:703-11. 2010..4% and 5.4% of older adults experience abuse, only 1 of 14 cases of elder abuse or neglect is ever reported to authorities. It is critical for clinicians to be aware of elder abuse in order to improve primary care...