Mandatory Reporter - Child

    The course curriculum includes the following topics:

    • Civil Code vs. Criminal Code
    • Types of offenders
    • Indicators of physical Abuse
    • Physical and Dental Indicators
    • Description and categories of sexual abuse
    • Example photos of abuse
    • Parallels Between Aspects of Abuse and Dental Care
    • Child pornography
    • How the internet facilitates child sexual abuse
    • Mental Injury
    • Neglect is a form of abuse
    • Presence and indicators of illegal drugs in a child's body
    • Child prostitution
    • Manufacturing or Possession of a Dangerous Substance
    • Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
    • Mandatory reporter responsibilities
    • Who to call
    • DHS Response and Assessment