Suspected Abuse Reporting

Suspected Abuse Reporting

Prior to beginning work on this discussion, review Chapter 8 of the textbook and read the following: Implementing a Collaborative Support Model for Educators Reporting Child Maltreatment Responding to Child Abuse and Neglect (Links to an external site.) State Statutes Search (Links to an external site.) As an early childhood education professional, you may likely encounter suspected child abuse or neglect. The discussion’s purpose is to familiarize yourself with mandated reporting procedures. In your initial post, Locate the statute for the state where you live or work. Examine what to consider and be mindful of regarding suspected abuse or neglect in this profession. https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/systemwide/laws-policies/state/ https://www.kaplanco.com/ii/child-abuse-neglect