Please read “using latent class analysis to identify profiles of


Please read “Using Latent Class Analysis to Identify Profiles of Elder Abuse Perpetrators” by Margurite DeLiema, Jeanine Yonashiro-Cho, Zach D. Gassoumis, Yongie Yon, and Ken J. Conrad (see attachment).  Next answer the following two questions.  Try to keep your response to 500 words total.  As always if it is a little more or a little over or a little under the word count that is fine as long as you answer the question.

Question 1:  Please provide an overall summary of the article.  What did the authors find?  Was their theory supported?

Question 2:  Why did the authors feel that this research was needed?