Child Abuse & Neglect Training for Mandated Reporters

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 32
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Child Abuse? - Definition & Facts

  • Child Abuse & Neglect Training for Mandated Reporters Practice Test

Course Summary

Teachers are required to report any suspected child abuse or signs of abuse or neglect in every state. The lessons in this course outline how to recognize abuse and neglect, how to report them and ways you can ensure your classroom is a safe place for your students.
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4 chapters in Child Abuse & Neglect Training for Mandated Reporters

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Ch 1. Understanding & Recognizing Child Abuse & Neglect {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237503].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Child Abuse? - Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7659].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7659].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Dysfunctional Family Dynamics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235611].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235611].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Characteristics of People Who Abuse or Neglect Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237505].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237505].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Warning Signs of Child Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Warning Signs of Child Neglect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237509].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237509].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - PTSD Symptoms in Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Effects & Impact of Child Maltreatment {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237511].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Impact of Abuse and Neglect on Child Growth & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3516].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3516].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Influences of Sexual Harassment and Abuse on Adolescent Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15604].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15604].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Internalizing Behaviors: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5838].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5838].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Reactive Attachment Disorder: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Learned Helplessness in Children: Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1859].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1859].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Externalizing Behaviors: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Adolescents & the Risk of Substance Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Youth Violence: Definition & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse & Neglect {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237513].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Mandated Reporting: Definition & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237515].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237515].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Role of Teachers in Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63384].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63384].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Responding to a Student's Disclosure of Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237517].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237517].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Child Abuse & Neglect Intervention Procedures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Dealing with Feelings About Reporting Child Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Legal Protections for Mandated Reporters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237521].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237521].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Failing to Report Suspected Child Abuse & Neglect as a Mandated Reporter Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237523].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237523].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Creating Safe & Appropriate Classroom Environments {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237525].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Creating a Safe Learning Environment in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Guidelines for Appropriate Interactions with Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237527].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237527].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Building Relationships with Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[109533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[109533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Develop Rapport with Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Teaching & Reaching At-Risk Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48160].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48160].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Social Issues that Impact Early Childhood Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Helping Traumatized Children in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80488].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80488].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Involving Parents as Partners in Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80496].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80496].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - What is a Child Advocate? - Definition & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[242333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[242333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Child Advocacy Groups

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