Report 41: Prevention in adult safeguarding
'People who use services are clear that effective prevention in safeguarding is not about over-protective paternalism or risk-averse practice.'
1 Department of Health and Home Office (2000) 'No secrets: Guidance on developing and implementing multi-agency policies and procedures to protect adult at risk from abuse. 'London: Department of Health.
9 Department of Health (2010) 'Prioritising need in the context of Putting people first: a whole system approach to eligibility for social care – guidance on eligibility criteria for adult social care, England 2010', London: Department of Health.
13 Mowlam, A., Tennant, R., Dixon, J. and McCreadie, C. (2007) 'UK'' study of abuse and neglect of older people: qualitative findings.' Report to Comic Relief and Department of Health. London: National Centre for Social Research.
14 Northway, R., Davies, R. Jenkins, R. and Mansell, I. (2005) 'Evidencing good practice in adult protection: Informing the protection of people with learning disabilities from abuse', 'The Journal of Adult Protection', vol 7, no 2, pp 28–36.
Identifying people at risk of abuse
15 Bruder, C. and Kroese B.S. (2005) 'The efficacy of interventions designed to prevent and protect people with intellectual disabilities from sexual abuse: a review of the literature', 'The Journal of Adult Protection', vol 7, no 2, pp 13–27.
16 Hollomotz, A. (2007) 'Beyond vulnerability: an ecological model approach conceptualising risk of sexual violence against people with learning disabilities', 'British Journal of Social Work'. First published online August 29, 2007.
18 Cambridge, P. and Carnaby, S. (2000) 'A personal touch? Managing the risks of abuse in intimate and personal care for people with intellectual disabilities', 'Journal of Adult Protection, 'vol 4, pp 4–16.
22 Eckert, L., Sugar, N. and Fine, D. (2002) 'Characteristics of sexual assault in women with a major psychiatric diagnosis', 'American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 'vol 186, no 6, pp1284–91.
26 O'Keefe, M., Hills, A., Doyle, M., McCreadie, C., Scholes, S., Constantin, R., Tinker, A., Manthorpe, J., Biggs, S. and Erens, B. (2007) 'UK'' Study of abuse and neglect of older people: prevalence survey report.' Report to Comic Relief and Department of Health. London: National Centre for Social Research.
29 Marsland, D., Oakes, P. and White, C. (2007) 'Abuse in care? The identification of early indicators of the abuse of people with learning disabilities in residential settings', 'Journal of Adult Protection, 'vol 9, no 4, pp 6–20.
33 Vincent, F., Radford, K., Jarman, N., Martynowicz, A. and Rallings, M-K. (2009) 'Hate crime against people with disabilities: A baseline study of experiences in Northern Ireland'. Belfast: Institute for Conflict Research.
35 McCreadie, C. (2001) 'Making connections: Good practice in the prevention and management of elder abuse '–' learning from SSI inspection reports in community and residential care settings'. London: Department of Health.
Information, advice and advocacy
Training and education
39 Miltenberger, R., Roberts, J., Ellingten, S., Galensky, T., Rapp, J., Long, E. and Lumley, V. (1999) 'Training and generalisation of sexual abuse prevention skills for women with mental retardation', 'Journal of Applied Behaviour Analysis', vol 32, pp 385–88.
40 Long, K. and Holmes, N. (2001) 'Helping adults with a learning disability keep safe in the local community: report of a group design, development and evaluation', 'British Journal of Learning Disabilities', vol 29, pp 139–44.
41 Khemka, I. (2000) 'Increasing independent decision making skills of women with mental retardation in simulated interpersonal situations of abuse', 'American Journal on Mental Retardation', vol 105, no 5, pp 387–401.
43 Commission for Social Care Inspection and Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection (2006) 'Joint investigation into the provision of services for people with learning disabilities at Cornwall Partnership NHS Trust', London: Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection.
Policies and procedures
48 Richards, D.A., Bee, P., Loftus, S., Baker, J.A., Lovell, K., Bailey, L., Cox, D. and Woods, P. (2003) 'Core competencies for modern mental health care: The effect of an innovative training programme on the quality of care for acute inpatient mental health services'. Manchester: University of Manchester.
49 Mustafa, N. (2008) 'How the United Kingdom's Criminal Records Bureau can reduce the prevalence of elder abuse by improving recruitment decision-making', The Journal of Adult Protection, vol 10, no 4, pp 37–45.
Regulation and legislation
51 Manthorpe, J., Rapaport, J., Harris, J. and Samsi, K. (2009) 'Realising the safeguarding potential of the Mental Capacity Act 2005: early reports from adult safeguarding staff', 'Journal of Adult Protection', vol 11, no 2, pp13–24.
52 Reid, D., Penhale, B., Manthorpe, J., Perkins, N., Pinkney, L. and Hussein, S. (2009) 'Form and function: views from members of adult protection committees in England and Wales', 'Journal of Adult Protection', vol11, no 4, pp 20–29.