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Debra Schilling Wolfe, M.Ed.

Mandated Child Abuse Recognition & Reporting in PA

Approved by PA Dept. of Human Services to satisfy Act 31 CE requirements.

3.0 CE Hours Available

Video Sample

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Objectives

Participants will be able to describe:
  • Differences between child protective services and general protective services
  • Relevant definitions including: child, perpetrator, acts or failures to act, categories of child abuse, and exclusions to child abuse
  • Provisions and responsibilities for reporting suspected child abuse
  • Indicators for the recognition of child abuse

Topics Covered

Description of Child Welfare in Pennsylvania
    Child Protective Services (CPS)
    General Protective Services (GPS)

  • Description/differentiation of the two types
    • Criteria for a report being CPS vs. GPS
Definitions that Must be Covered:

    Components of Child Abuse
    • Child
    • Perpetrator
    • Inclusion of school employees
    • Act or failure to act
      All Categories of Child Abuse

      Exclusions to Child Abuse
      • Clarify exclusion to substantiating a report versus exclusion to reporting
Provisions and Responsibilities for Reporting Suspected Child Abuse
  • Permissive Reporters
  • Mandated Reporters
  • Attorneys as Mandated Reporters
  • Privileged/Confidential communications
Reporting Process
  • Mandated Reporters role related to reasonable cause to suspect vs. conducting an investigation
  • Reporting without having to determine the relationship of the perpetrator to the victim child
  • Streamlining of the reporting process
    • Direct reports by the person who suspects
    • Report immediately
    • Electronic submission of reports by mandated reporters
      • Reporting scenarios
      • To whom and how quickly reports are made
      • What happens after a report is made

      Protections for Reporters

      Penalties for Failure to Report

      Mandated Reporters Right-to-Know
Recognition/Indicators of Child Abuse

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Extra Test (3 CE Credits)
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CE Info

J&K Seminars, LLC is approved to sponsor continuing education by :
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an AOTA (The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.) Approved Provider of Continuing Education (Provider # 5180). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for our programs and contents.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC, provider #1080, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org , (through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. J&K Seminars, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 01/27/2015 – 01/27/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is a NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an NAADAC Approved Education Provider #757
  • State of California - Board of Behavioral Sciences - Courses meet the qualifications for continuing education credit for LMFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
  • Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider Number BAP #758
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is a registered social worker continuing education sponsor for Illinois social workers(Lic # 159.000833)
  • Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners
  • J&K Seminars, LLC SW CPE #0174 has received conditional approval from the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work to offer continuing education to licensed social workers, effective 6/17/2015. The Department may subsequently notify J&K Seminars, LLC that a particular course or courses is/are not acceptable. This conditional approval is in effect until the Department makes a final determination to approve or deny J&K Seminars, LLC application.
  • Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) for D&A professionals (ICRC/AODA) # 271
  • All programs have been approved by the Pennsylvania Board of Social Workers, Professional Counselors, and Marriage and Family Therapists
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists Provider Number # 483
  • J&K Seminars, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors #1835