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By Dr. Kenneth Lau LCSW,Ms. Kathryn Krase JD LCSW,Mr. Richard H. Morse LMSW

"[A] concise and particular description of a really advanced issue...rich intimately and insight."
--Leslie J. Temme, LCSW
School of Social paintings, Adelphi University

"[A] 'must have' source for practising pros and a useful instructing instrument for social paintings students....This is strictly the booklet that mandated journalists search to aid within the reporting procedure and knowing their felony obligations."
--Keva M. Miller, PhD, LCSW
School of Social paintings, Portland country University

In all states, social employees are required to record suspected baby abuse and overlook, and face severe consequences in the event that they fail to take action. yet no longer all circumstances of abuse are noticeable. Mandated journalists are therefore faced with a bunch of either criminal and moral quandaries while submitting a document:

  • What are the duties of mandated journalists?
  • What are applicable grounds for reporting abuse?
  • How and whilst may still a file be made?
  • Does reporting suspected abuse violate consumer confidentiality?
  • What if my organisation encourages me to not file my suspicions?

Addressing those questions and extra, this publication presents transparent definitions of alternative forms of baby abuse, together with actual, sexual, and emotional, and delineates guidance on easy methods to establish danger components and indicators of kid maltreatment.

The authors additionally make clear tricky moral concerns, together with consumer confidentiality and privileged conversation, and current various case reviews and theoretical vignettes culled from their very own reviews as social employees. This consultant may be the one source mandated newshounds and social paintings scholars can't do without.

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