University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse for Dental Professionals

Saturday, November 6, 2021

 

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern

 

Live, in-person lecture


Registration

Online Registration:

 

 

Policies and General Information

 

 

Refunds will be issued in full if it is necessary for the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine to cancel the course.

 

All in-person courses are subject to the precautionary mitigation measures established by the University. These guidelines are to be adhered to without exception by all participants. The protocols may evolve as warranted and can be accessed for the most current update via the following link: www.coronavirus.pitt.edu


Course Description

LIMITED ATTENDANCE

This course has been approved by the PA Department of Human Services and Department of State to meet mandated reporting (Act 31) license requirements.


Overview:

The goal of this course, developed by the Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, is to gain an understanding of your role as mandated reporters in meeting your legal obligations in the area of child protection as per the Child Protective Services Law (CPSL). Attendees will be able to describe and apply current information on the CPSL, recognize elements and indicators of child abuse and neglect, and demonstrate reporting procedures.

Objectives:
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • describe and apply current information on the PA Child Protective Services Law,
  • review the role and responsibilities of the Child Protective Services System,
  • identify elements and indicators of child abuse,
  • review child abuse reporting procedures,
  • describe the actions taken by the county agency in response to reports of child abuse, and
  • list the status determinations that are assigned to child abuse reports

Presenter(s)

Steve Neidlinger, CAE

Executive Director, Pennsylvania Academy of General Dentistry


 


Details:
Date: Saturday, November 6, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine

Edward J. Forrest Center for Continuing Dental Education, 2148 Salk Hall

Tuition:

$ 75

Credit:

(Note: The PA State Board of Dentistry allows dental professionals to apply 2 credits for child abuse training toward licensure hour requirements)

Lecture: Credit Hours - 2

Course #: 61321L
AGD Code: 155
Hotel Information: Local Hotel Information

 

 

 

 

 


Location

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine

Edward J. Forrest Center for Continuing Dental Education, 2148 Salk Hall

3501 Terrace St
2148 Salk Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

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Accreditation

The University of Pittsburgh is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The University of Pittsburgh designates this activity for the number of continuing education credits listed with each course summary.