Child Abuse and Neglect

Return to all Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Describe how to assess and identify individuals who may be victims or perpetrators of abuse.
2. Differentiate the defining characteristics for physical, sexual, psychological and environmental abuse.
3. Identify how to report and refer victims of abuse to appropriate community agencies.
4. Identify signs of bullying behavior and implement early interventions.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019

Benjamin W. Van Voorhees, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Chief, Section of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine; Director, TIKES Center; Associate Head of Clinical Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago; Children's Hospital, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, Chicago

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019
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