HSC024 - Evidence Unit 5 – Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care. 1.1 Define the following types of abuse: * Physical abuse * Sexual abuse * Emotional/psychological abuse * Financial abuse * Institutional abuse * Self neglect * Neglect by others Physical abuse: hitting, slapping, kicking. Sexual abuse: unwanted advances, indecent exposure, harassment. Emotional/psychological abuse: intimidation, blaming. Financial abuse: misappropriation of monies, not giving correct change.
Neglect is a passive form of abuse in which the wrongdoer is responsible to provide care, for someone, who is unable to care for themselves but fails to provide adequate care to meet their needs. Neglect may include failing to provide sufficient supervision, nourishment, medical care or other needs that the individual may need. 1.2 Signs and symptoms may include- Physical abuse such as broken bones, bruises, pressure sores, abrasions, and burns, Sexual abuse-bruises around the breasts or genital areas, as well as unexplained bleeding around the genital areas, inappropriately dressed and sexual transmitted diseases, Emotional abuse- changes in behaviour, withdrawal from normal activities, and unusual depression, sleep disturbance, language being used that is not usual for the individual, low self-esteem or lack of confidence
* Emotional/Psychological abuse can be defined as intimidation and threats, humiliation, racial, sexual or homophobic abuse, harassment and excluded/isolated from people or activities. * Financial abuse can be defined as any act of theft of money or property or use of money or property without a person’s consent, or without the appropriate legal authority. * Institutional abuse is any abuse that is carried out in; a care home, nursing home, acute hospital or in-patient setting. * Self neglect is a behavioural or habitual condition in which an individual neglects to attend to their basic needs. * Neglect by others is when signs of neglect are identify/recognised and ignored by others apart from the affected party.
This can include, rape, indecent exposure, inappropriate looking or touching, sexual photography, sexual harassment, sexual teaching or innuendos, or being subject to pornography or witnessing sexual acts. Signs and symptoms: loss of sleep, unexplained or unexpected change in behaviours, bruising, soreness around genitals, torn or blood stained underwear, not wanting to be touched, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy or a preoccupation with anything sexual. Emotional/Psychological abuse is a form of abuse which is characterised by a person subjecting another than may result in psychological trauma such as anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. This type of abuse is often associated with situations where there is a power imbalance such as abusive relationships, in the work place and bullying. Examples of this type of abuse are humiliation, threats, controlling, harassment, verbal abuse, cyber bulling and isolation, Signs and symptoms: fear, depression, confusion, anxious to please, unexplained or unexpected change in behaviour, loss of skills or abilities, Financial abuse is the misuse of a person’s funds or assets without their knowledge, full consent or in their best interest.
* Financial abuse- Financial abuse is the theft or misuse of an individual’s money or personal possessions to the advantage of another person. * Institutional abuse- Institutional abuse is the mistreatment or abuse of an individual by a regime or people within an institution. This type of abuse usually occurs when the routines, systems and norms of an institution override the needs of the people that they are there to support. * Self-neglect- Self neglect is where the individual is failing to adequately care for themselves and is failing to meet their own basic needs for food, warmth, rest, medical care, and personal
Produced By milly September 2013 What is meant by the following types of abuse? * Physical abuse- is an act of another person involving contact intended to cause feelings of physical pain, injury, or other physical suffering or bodily harm. * Sexual abuse-is the forcing of undesired sexual behaviour by one person upon another. * Emotional/psychological abuse- including and not limited to; emotional abuse, threats of harm or abandonment, controlling, intimidation and harassment. * Financial abuse- is when a person mistreatment and fraud in which someone forcibly controls another person's money or other assets.
unit 4222-205 Types of abuse * Physical abuse is an act from another person inflicting physical pain , injury or bodily harm to another person * Sexual abuse is defined as non-consensual sexual contact of any kind * Emotional/psychological abuse is defined as infliction pain or distress though verbal or non-verbal these include insults, threats, humiliation and the silent treatment * Financial abuse is defined as unauthorised and improper use of funds , property or any resources belonging to an individual * Institutional abuse is the maltreatment of a person brought about by poor or inadequate care. This usually happens in children’s homes, care homes and learning disability projects. * Self-neglect is a behavioural condition in which an individual neglects to attend to their basic needs. * Neglect by others is the falling to provide necessary care ,guidance or attention that causes the persons mental, physical or emotional harm IDENTIFY SIGNS AND SYMPTONS OF ABUSE * Physical abuse series of unexplained falls and majored injures. Broken bones, bruises, pressure marks, abrasions and burns * Sexual abuse a Change in behavioural.
voyeurism, indecent exposure Emotional and psychological abuse is: threat, swearing, humiliation, bullying or any other form of mental cruelty which results in mental or physical distress, denial of choice, of self-expression , of privacy and dignity * Examples of emotional and psychological abuse: -Emotional abuse, -Verbal abuse, -Humiliation and ridicule, -Discrimination -Threats with punishments - Intimidation or exclusion, Blaming, -Denial of religious or cultural needs. Financial abuse: the unauthorised and improper use of funds, property or goods belonging to a client * Examples of financial abuse: -Misuse or theft of money, benefits and or property, -Fraud and extortion, -Not allowing access to money, -Forcing changes to a will or testament. Institutional abuse is: unsatisfactory regime. Appears
Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care  Know how to recognise signs of abuse Define the following types of abuse Physical abuse Involves contact intended to cause feelings of intimidation, injury or other physical suffering or bodily harm. It can include shoving/pushing slapping, pulling hair, restraint, pinching,scratching beating bruising. Sexual abuse Is the forcing of undesired sexual behaviour by one person[s] on another it can include touching inappropriate parts of the body without informed agreement, sexual exploitation, sexual penetration of any part of the body. Emotional/physiological abuse May involve threats or actions to cause mental or physical harm,it can take the form of humiliation, isolation, shouting/swearing, racial abuse,constant teasing or poking fun. Financial abuse Is the illegal or unauthorised use of a persons property, money, pension or other valuables, it can include persuading others to make financial decisions which are not in their interest or refusing assess to their own money.
Sexual abuse by a partner/intimate can include derogatory name calling, refusal to use contraception, deliberately causing unwanted physical pain during sex, without consent and to cause pain or humiliation. Emotional Abuse : One definition of emotional abuse is: "any act including confinement, isolation, verbal assault, humiliation, intimidation, infantilization, or any other treatment which may diminish the sense of identity, dignity, and self-worth Institutional abuse : Institutional abuse is the mistreatment of people brought about by poor or inadequate care or support, or systematic poor practice that affects the whole care setting. It occurs when the individual's wishes and needs are sacrificed for the smooth running of a group, service or organisation Self Neglect : Self-neglect is any failure of an adult to take care of himself or herself that causes, or is reasonably likely to cause within a short period of time, serious physical, mental or emotional harm or substantial damage to or loss of assets. Neglect by others : Adults are neglected when a caregiver does not provide the essential daily living needs of an adult dependent upon them, for things such as food, clothing, shelter, bathing, medication, health care, and doctor visits. Self-neglect happens when an adult can no longer take care of their own basic daily living needs.