Psicologia para América Latina
versão On-line ISSN 1870-350X
A study on the subject to psychological violence in the family elder, in the library of Teaching Polyclinic "José Martí Pérez" General Hospital "Gustavo Lima Aldereguía, Provincial Children's Hospital" Octavio de la Concepción and the Pedraja "Unioverswidad Library of Medicine" Mariana Grajales "Holguin and Provincial Information Center of Medical Sciences Holguin, in the period 2005-2007. There is currently a boom in research on old age and the concern of the state by promoting healthy lifestyles to protect the elderly. Psychological violence to the elderly exists in almost every household in our country that aimed at enhancing knowledge about family psychological violence in the elderly.