Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers Discuss Psychological Abuse

It is often heartbreaking to see the deplorable treatment that our  elderly loved ones endure in nursing homes or long term care facilites. That is why New Jersey nursing home abuse lawyers at Messa & Associates fight for the vulnerable adults who have been neglected, taken advantage of, and physically and emotionally abused. According to the National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, psychological abuse is the "willful infliction of mental or emotional anguish by threat, humiliation, or other verbal or nonverbal conduct." Abusers can be anyone from family members or those that are closest to the elder, to caregivers, nurse … [Read more...]