Est. Length 14 min

This tutorial is meant to be in conjunction with GCN Training’s Child Abuse/Erin’s Law Tutorial. In that tutorial, users learned about the types of abuse including their definitions and their signs; how to respond to a child’s disclosure; how to report the suspected abuse; and about the confidentiality of the report. In this tutorial, you will learn the following: Who are mandated reporters; The Role of Mandated Reporters; The Role of the DCFS; The Key Criteria to Recognizing Abuse; Definition of an Alleged Perpetrator; Making a Report to the Hotline; Written Confirmation of Your Verbal Report; and Mandated Reporter Rights.