It's hard to imagine that nursing home staff could be so cruel as to abuse the elderly residents, but unfortunately, this does happen. In fact, emotional abuse is the most common and hardest to prove type of nursing home abuse. The signs of emotional abuse may not be physical, but they can have devastating effects. If you suspect your loved one is suffering from nursing home emotional abuse, you need an attorney. James J. Gutbrod, Attorney at Law has represented abuse clients in Akron, OH for more than 30 years. He will work diligently to help you or your loved one.
Examples of Verbal and Non-Verbal Emotional Abuse: