Topics for "Abused Adults"
YX-0300 Abused Adults
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Individuals age 18 and older who have been subjected to a persistent pattern behavior in which one intimate partner uses physical violence, coercion, threats, intimidation, isolation and emotional, sexual, or economic abuse to control the other partner in a relationship. Stalking or other harassing behavior is often an integral part of the pattern. Abusers may include caregivers, spouses, intimate partners or other family members.
YX-0300.0150 Abused Men
Adult men who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their wives or intimate partners.
YX-0300.0185 Abused Transgender Individuals
Transgender individuals who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their partners.
YX-0300.0190 Abused Women
Adult women who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their husbands or intimate partners.
YX-0300.0500 Adult Child Abuse Survivors
Adults who, as youngsters, were subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and neglect which may include abandonment, emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that resulted in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision, and who may be needing to deal with the traumatic effects of the experience in their adult lives.
YX-0300.1800 Elder Abuse Victims
Older adults who have been, or are suspected of being, subjected to physical, sexual or emotional abuse or intimidation; unreasonable physical restraint; prolonged deprivation of food and water; financial abuse; or misuse/misappropriation of material assets by their family caregivers or other individuals involved in their care either in their own homes or in a residential/nursing facility.
YX-0300.6400 Physically Abused Adults
Adults who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of abuse which typically includes beating, hitting, shoving, choking, hair pulling, use of a weapon to hurt or threaten or other forms of physical assault that injure or endanger the individual. Physical abuse may also involve destruction of possessions, frightening outbursts of temper (throwing objects, punching walls, kicking doors), denial of medical care, abandonment of a partner in a dangerous or unfamiliar place, locking a partner out of the home, trapping a partner in the home or preventing him or her from leaving.
YX-0300.8100 Sexually Abused Adults
Individuals age 18 and older who have been raped or otherwise sexually assaulted or adults who, as children, were victims of incest.