By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name two functions that are defined for local counties.
-Explain what is the criteria for a report being GPS or CPS.
-Explain what are exclusions to child abuse.
-Explain what is a permissive reporter.
-Explain who can make a report of suspected child abuse without having to worry about violating any confidentiality rights of HIPPA.
-Explain to whom and how quickly reports are made.
-Name some risk factors that may be seen in a caregiver.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."