Child Abuse: Working with Abused & Neglected Children

This course is designed to help the learner identify and effectively teach students affected by child abuse and/or neglect, this course covers how to recognize the signs of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, and physical and emotional neglect in students. It also discusses the specific factors that exist in families who abuse or neglect their children. A major emphasis in this course is to help the participant understand the special learning needs of abused or neglected children and how to meet those needs in the regular classroom. Working with parents and community agencies is also emphasized. Ideal for elementary, middle, and high school instructors.

  • Dates: Self-paced; students may register now through November 21, 2014; coursework must be completed by December 18, 2014.
  • Place: N/A
  • Class No: 80163
  • Units: Two
  • Course: SWRK 122T
  • Grading Option: Letter Grade
  • Fee: $330
  • Instructor: Joan Halverstadt, M.S.