Child Abuse Assessment and Reporting for Behavioral Health Professionals
This webinar is free and open to the public.
At least 1 in 7 children have experienced child abuse and/or neglect in the past year, and this is likely an underestimate.*
If child abuse is left untreated, it can have negative impacts on an individual’s lifelong wellbeing. Learn screening and early intervention strategies to effectively provide services the child and family need to enhance their protective factors. In this webinar, participants will learn the requirements and protections of the California Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Act. Gain best practices for assessing adverse childhood experiences. This webinar is eligible for 1 CE Credit from the BBS.
Instructor: Golnaz Agahi, DSW, LCSW, MPH
In this webinar you will:
- Understand the 4 types of child abuse (sexual, physical, emotional, and neglect)
- Assess for adverse childhood experience (ACE)
- Review limits of confidentiality and reporting mandate for child abuse
- Identify at least 3 indicators of child abuse during an assessment
Who should attend: Social workers, psychologists, counselors, marriage and family therapists, and other behavioral health professionals.
How to earn CE credit:
To earn 1 CE credit, participants must attend the live webinar or watch the recording, then register and successfully complete a multiple-choice assessment and evaluation to receive a certificate of completion. Learn More
CE Credit Registration Cost: $20
Please note the above webinar time is in Pacific Time