Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment

Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment

The Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment Training is designed for professionals and volunteers working with children and families and any NC citizen concerned with child well-being. The course is currently only available in English*.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course you will understand:

  • The signs and symptoms of child maltreatment
  • North Carolina mandatory reporting laws
  • The legal definitions of abuse and neglect
  • How and where to make a referral of suspected child maltreatment
  • Barriers to reporting and some strategies for overcoming them
  • Where to find additional resources

Begin with the first Topic below. As you progress, each Topic will receive a check. When you’ve completed all of the Topics, you can take the quiz.