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Advanced Ethical Issues for Mandated Reporters of Child Maltreatment

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About the Course:

Health Professionals throughout the United States are mandated reporters of suspected child maltreatment. However, our legal requirement to report is often confusing to navigate in relation to our other professional and ethical responsibilities. This workshop is intended for health professionals who already have a basic understanding of their obligations as mandated reporters, and want to explore areas that are complicated by our professional relationships with clients in light of our legal obligations. Specifically, we will explore informed consent practices with different client populations, supporting practice with clients after making a report, and how to work with child protective services, especially in light of concerns for racial and social justice in the child welfare system.

This course is based on the recorded webinar, Advanced Ethical Issues for Mandated Reporters of Child Maltreatment created by Kathryn Krase, Ph.D., J.D., M.S.W. in 2021

Publication Date:

1st Edition Apr 2022

Course Material Author

Kathryn Krase, Ph.D., J.D., M.S.W.

Kathryn Krase, Ph.D., J.D., M.S.W., Principal Consultant with Krase Consultant, is an expert on the professional reporting of suspected child maltreatment. She has authored multiple books and articles on the subject. She has years of experience consulting with government and community based organizations to develop policy & practice standards.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for intermediate and advanced levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the ethical/moral and legal conundrums faced when making the decision to report.
  2. Apply a framework to guide the process of working with clients before and after making a report.

  3. Describe skills at collaborating with child protective services for the benefit of clients.

Course Material

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References

Webinar Recording

Making the tough call handout

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Course Number 103196
3 credit hours
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  • Recorded Webinar
Exam Fee: $17.91 No exam fee with a membership package!

Materials Cost: $30.00

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