This minicourse will help you identify and define the various indicators and key characteristics of child abuse and neglect. You will learn how to assess risk and create reports.
By the end of the course, you'll be able to:
To be eligible for a digital badge for this minicourse, you will need to successfully complete an assessment which includes identification of suspected abuse or neglect, an understanding of risk factors and theories and recommendations.
India Bryce began her career as early childhood teacher in independent schools before taking a position as a front-line Child Safety Officer with the Queensland State Government. India is a lecturer of Human Development, Wellbeing and Counselling at USQ, and is a specialist consultant in the field of child maltreatment. She is currently undertaking her PhD, which explores the lived experience of cumulative harm and its influence on career choice.