§1807.2. The coursework or training in child abuse assessment and reporting shall consist of not less than 7 classroom hours and shall include training in each of the subject areas described in Section 28 of the Code.
(1) Include the study of the assessment and method of reporting of sexual assault.
Section 1 & Question 1
--Assessment of the Child Welfare Services System
2 & Question 2
--Child Sexual Assault Reporting Requirements
(2) Assessment and method of reporting of neglect, severe neglect, and general neglect.
Section 3 & Question 3
--Child Abuse and Neglect in California: Severe and General Neglect
(3) Assessment and method of reporting of willful cruelty or unjustifiable punishment.
4 & Question 4
--Willful Cruelty or Unjustifiable Punishment of a Child
(4) Assessment and method of reporting of corporal punishment or injury.
5 & Question 5
--Corporal Punishment or Injury
(5) Assessment and method of reporting of abuse in out-of-home care.
6 & Question 6
--Abuse in Out-of-Home Care
(6) Physical and behavioral indicators
7 & Question 7
--Definitions of Child Abuse and Neglect: Types of Abuse
8 & Question 8
--Recognizing Child Abuse and Neglect: Signs and Symptoms
9 & Question 9
--Behavioural Consequences of Child Abuse
(7) Crisis counseling techniques
10 & Question 10
--Crisis Intervention in Child Abuse and Neglect
(8) Community resources
11 & Question 11
(9) Rights and responsibilities of reporting
12 & Question 12
--Reporting Responsibilities in Child Abuse
13 & Question 13
--Responsibilities of Mental Health Professional in Child Abuse and Neglect
(10) Consequences of failure to report
14 & Question 14
--Penalties for Failure to Report and False Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect
(11) Caring for a child's needs after a report is made and sensitivity to previously abused children and adults
15 & Question 15
--What Happens Once Abuse & Neglect is Reported?
(12) Implications and methods of treatment for children and adults
16 & Question 16
--CWS Program Performance and Policy Implications
17 & Question 17
--Long-Term Consequences of Child Abuse and Neglect
18 & Question 18
--Treatment Issues for Abused and Neglected Children and Specialized Interventions
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Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes here
CAMFT: Course Details in compliance with CAMFT Guidelines here.
Announcements that demonstrate compliance with all requirements
(CEPA Program Manual, Page 5-6)
Description of the Course Content
The cost of the course:
Instructor’s Name & Credentials: Tracy Catherine Appleton, LCSW, MEd
, CE Program Administrator, Course Development Coordinator, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and holds a Masters Degree in Education. Ms. Appleton has had experience in developing, providing, and presenting adult education programs since 1979. Expertise in program content: Experience as an Outpatient Therapist and Private Practice.
Accommodations for Disability ADA
When and How Course Completion Certificates will be Awarded:
Once you have passed the test with a score of 80% or higher, paid and completed evaluation; log into your User Account and your certificate is available for print or download. Your CE history is maintained in your account.
All activities within all of our courses are offered for continuing education credit.
"Course meets the qualifications for
hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences."
Instructions for addressing grievances: