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Elder Abuse and Child Abuse: Know the Signs and Your Role

Course: #42827Level: Intermediate1 Hour 260 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

Elder abuse and neglect and child abuse and neglect are harsh realities. This course will identify the physical, clinical, and behavioral indicators of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse needed to identify and report to appropriate agencies. Participants will gain an improved awareness of warning signs of abuse, the clinician's role in reporting abuse, and the steps for reporting abuse and getting proper assistance.

Course created on December 23, 2020

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Related; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify possible clinical, behavioral, and physical indicators of suspected elder and child abuse and neglect that hearing care professionals may notice.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list possible risk factors related to elder and/or child abuse and neglect.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the reporting procedure for abuse and neglect.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list resources that hearing care professionals can be utilized for state-specific procedures.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction; review of statistics and case examples
10-25 Minutes Definitions and warning signs of elder abuse
25-35 Minutes Reporting of elder abuse
35-50 Minutes Definitions and warning signs of child abuse; reporting
50-60 Minutes Concluding remarks, Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Kathleen D. Weissberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

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Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

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Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

AudiologyOnline courses are approved for Continuing Education Points by the Australian College of Audiology. Automatic ACAud Approval Number 20000. This course is offered for 1 CEP.


American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

Intermediate Level
0.1 ASHA CEUs


British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 1 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Association for Continuing Education and Training

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 1.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.


Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

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