Child Abuse Reporting at Summer Camp

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TIC Summer Camp

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Overview

As a Summer Camp employee, you are a Mandated Reporter

Being a Mandated Reporter means that you are required by law to report suspected cases of Child Abuse or Neglect. As a counselor, reporting suspected cases means immediately sharing any suspicions or information regarding neglect or abuse with your Site Director and Camp Executive Director, Emily Riedel. 

This guide will help you learn about recognizing signs of abuse, as well as the appropriate response should you suspect abuse, or should a child disclose information about abuse or neglect to you directly. 

At the end of this course you will take a quiz and, upon passing with a score of 100%, submit your scores.  

Course content

  • When does child neglect and abuse happen?

  • What is considered child abuse and neglect legally?

  • What are the types of child abuse and neglect and how do you recognize them?

  • Physical Abuse

  • Physical Neglect

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Emotional/Mental Abuse or Neglect

  • Discipline vs. Abuse

  • Responding to the Child

  • What exactly should I do if I suspect Child Abuse or Neglect?

  • More Information

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