Child abuse is a major issue in Western countries and a source of anxiety for parents. This course by OMF guides learners on how to recognize maltreatment with children, respond to an abuse, and conduct yourself around children. The course is applicable to anyone who works with children and for any member of an organization that has children in them.
This course will help you:
- Raise awareness of the occurrence and impact of child maltreatment in the world and in the context of like-minded agencies
- Define maltreatment and recognize the types of maltreatment
- Identify the ways maltreatment can be prevented
- Know procedures of how to respond to a suspicion of maltreatment