For over 25 years, the CREGÉS is recognized for its expertise to Counter mistreatment of older adults. The team is dedicated to the continuous development of innovative practices for the prevention, identification and intervention of older adult mistreatment.
The research projects that support the development of Leading practices in this area of expertise stem from a strategic approach based on interprofessional and intersectoral collaboration. This approach involves addressing the issue according to various contexts (relational and practice) and on several fronts: raising awareness, improved practices, training, consultation and research.
The CREGÉS organizes and promotes various activities and achievements (e.g.: scientific publications, programs, guides and tools, etc.) on diverse themes including raising the awareness of bystanders of mistreatment, a model for the management of mistreatment situations in the continuum of care, policies and procedures for the prevention, identification and intervention in situations of mistreatment, etc.
Information: Sarita Israel, Coordinator, Area of Expertise to Counter Mistreatment, CREGÉS, CIUSSS West-Central MontréalConsult the programs, guides and tools