Please join us for a repeat webinar in August- now TWO opportunities to participate!
This webinar will cover the changes to the Mandated Reporting statute that took effect on July 1, 2012.
We hope you will be able to join us!
Title: Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse in Georgia
Dates & Times: Thursday, 8/2/2012 at 1:00 PM EST
“After-School Special” Tuesday, 8/21/12 at 3:45 PM EST
Duration: 1.5 hours
Speaker: Amber McKeen, Child Abuse Prevention Trainer
Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Description: Note: This is a repeat presentation of the May 16th Mandated Reporting webinar.
This webinar will focus on the basics of mandatory reporting laws of child abuse in Georgia. We will discuss the types of abuse that are covered under the GA Statute regarding mandated reporting, and how to recognize the signs that these types of abuse may be occurring. Topics to be covered include: physical and sexual abuse, neglect, and commercial sexual exploitation.
Following the discussion on how to recognize the signs of abuse, you will learn about the exciting and important changes to the Mandated Reporting statute that took place on July 1, 2012. These changes affect EVERYONE who works with children and it is important that we all understand the new requirements. We will also discuss policies and procedures related to actually making a report of suspected child abuse.
To Register: Thursday, August 2 https://choa.ilinc.com/register/fxwfcmt
Tuesday, August 21 https://choa.ilinc.com/register/bfpzfcf
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Continuing Education Information:
This session is approved for 1.5 units of continuing education credit for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practioners, Nurses, Social Workers, Counselors, Law Enforcement Officers and Emergency Medical Services Personnel
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children’s designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Contact Hours 1.5.