Date: 11/9/2016, 9:00 am—5:00 pm
County: Alameda County
CEUs: 7 BBS
Sponsor: Seneca Family of Agencies
- Participants will be able to apply a clear decision-making matrix to the various circumstances in their work with at risk youth, in order to determine reasonable suspicion and reporting duties.
- Participants will understand the legal definitions of child abuse and what responsibilities they have as mandated reporters.
- Participants will be able to define the warning sign clusters and indicators that may lead to reasonable suspicion of child abuse.
- Participants will be familiar with how to make a child abuse report call and fill out the related forms.
- Participants will be able to integrate the legal information with irrefutable considerations when working with youth impacted by child abuse and when deciding to make and inform youth about a child abuse report.