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The workplace grapevine quickly becomes active. One of your colleagues comes rushing up to you,‘Oh my goodness, I can’t believe that Bernie was going to murder his wife!’ she exclaims. ‘What didhe say to you? Is he going to be arrested? Poor old Glenys – he kept on saying he wanted to care forher at home but all this time he just wanted to get rid of her.’
4.Explain how you would respond while still maintaining confidentiality.
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Your answers to this case studyCASESTUDY2: CANDICECandice is frail and has dementia. Her dementia has been caused by a history of drug and alcoholabuse.She lives at home with her niece, Nevaeh, who cares for her.Candice receives support at home to shower and receives meals on wheels. Nevaeh is known to bean alcoholic and it is expected that she also takes illegal drugs.Lately Candice has been losing a lot of weight. There has also been some unusual bruising on herarms and chest – Nevaeh explained that Candice often falls out of bed, especially if she has beendrinking.Nevaeh is drunk when you arrive today and you see that she is eating Candice’s meals on wheels.You also find medications in the kitchen, which have obviously not been given to Candice for sometime.When you ask Nevaeh about why she is eating Candice’s food, she says that there is no pointin her giving it to Candice as she just spills it down herself.When you ask her about Candice’s medication, Nevaeh says that these are old prescriptions thatshe doesn’t take any more (even though they are the medications listed on the care plan).She then says, ‘Is it pension day today? Thank god! I’m desperate for some ciggies!’She then races out, leaving you alone with Candice. You know that Nevaeh has access to Candice’sbank account.1.What are three types of abuse that Candice may be subject to?
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