EDUCATION > CHILD ABUSE PROGRAM
purpose of this course is to provide information and training on child
abuse for those who work in healthcare, residential care and child care
the conclusion of this course learners will be able to:
situations in which mandated reporters must report suspected cases of
child abuse or maltreatment.
what constitutes reasonable cause to suspect that a child
has been abused or maltreated.
the proper procedure for making a report of suspected child abuse.
what actions certain mandated reporters may take to protect a child
in addition to filing a child abuse report.
the legal protections afforded reporters and the consequences for failing
what constitutes abuse, maltreatment, and neglect
according to New York State Family Court Act and Social Services Law.
among various behavioral and environmental characteristics of abusive
parents or caretakers.
physical and behavioral indicators of physical abuse.
physical and behavioral indicators of maltreatment and neglect.
the physical and behavioral indicators of sexual abuse.
course is geared towards all healthcare professionals as well as community
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Queens Hospital Center
register and for more information, contact the Department of Staff Education
at (718) 883-3402.
fee: $56.00 -- Community residents and non-QHN providers