One of the many forms of elder abuse that a person may experience at a nursing home facility is emotional abuse. It is a type of abuse that is also known as psychological abuse that occurs when a caregiver is threatening, belittling, insulting, intimidating, humiliating and/or controlling with an elderly resident. It is usually caused by the usage of words and/or verbal threats that inflict severe emotional pain or distress within the victim. There are many signs that can help tip a loved one or family member off to emotional abuse that may include:
A Phoenix emotional abuse lawyer at our firm can review the circumstances of you emotional abuse claim with you. If we feel that you have a valid personal injury claim and you make the decision to hire a Phoenix emotional abuse attorney from our firm we can represent you free of charge, unless we obtain a recovery on your behalf. We believe that victims of emotional abuse deserve the very best legal representation. That is why we strive to obtain the very best results possible for each and every one of our clients who are victims of Phoenix nursing home abuse.
If you have noticed a change in your loved ones behavior or personality then emotional abuse or some other form of elder abuse may be to blame. At Goldwater Law Firm P.C. we dedicated ourselves towards helping clients who are victims of elder abuse. We truly care about our clients, their legal rights and their futures. At Goldwater Law Firm P.C., we proudly serve the cities of Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale and Scottsdale, Arizona. Please contact a Phoenix nursing home abuse attorney at our firm today to schedule a free case consultation.
Contact us today if you feel that a loved one is the victim of emotional abuse in a nursing home.