WSU HD 300 - Community Response to Child Abuse and Neglect (3 pages)

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Community Response to Child Abuse and Neglect


Lecture number:
22
Pages:
3
Type:
Lecture Note
School:
Washington State University
Course:
Hd 300 - child abuse and neglect
Edition:
1

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HD 300 1st Edition Lecture 22 Outline of Last Lecture I Continuum of Sexual Behavior II Assessing Child Sexual Activity III Children Unseen Victims IV Intergenerational Cycle of Abuse V Child Outcomes VI Summary Outline of Current Lecture I II III IV V VI VII Medical Team Educational Team Mental Health Professionals Religious Community Legal Team Courts Summary Current Lecture Unit 18 Community Response to Child Abuse and Neglect Medical Team Physicians o Examine and correctly diagnose o Mandated reporters o Hospitalize if necessary to treat and protect o Review medical history and evaluate needs o Act as consultants in planning treatment and intervention Nurses o Mandated reporters o In a good position to observe child abuse office hospital school public health o Often is the first medical contact o Plays a pivotal role between the family and the medical community o Is in a position to help prevent abuse educational opportunities Hospital Social Worker These notes represent a detailed interpretation of the professor s lecture GradeBuddy is best used as a supplement to your own notes not as a substitute o o o o Helps coordinate the team Role depends on hospital policy Helps coordinate social services and community services All members of the medical team are mandated reporters they are required by the laws in every state to report suspected abuse Educational Team Teachers o Is in close contact with children for more hours a day than any other adult often including the parents o Mandated reporter Reporting to an administrator or reporting anonymously does not meet a teacher s legal obligations o Protocol may vary within school systems However the teacher needs to follow through to be sure the report was made o Becomes a team member Administrators o Mandated reporters o Parents may contact them about abuse in the school setting o Provide support to staff who report to them o They are liable if they do not report School Counselors o May be approached by the child or



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