Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse for Dental Professionals

Saturday, January 30, 2021

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Live Webinar Online




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Course Description

This course has been approved by the PA Department of Human Services and Department of State to meet mandated reporting (Act 31) license requirements.


The goal of this course is to gain an understanding of your role as mandated reporters in meeting your legal obligations in the area of child protection as per the Child Protective Services Law (CPSL). Attendees will be able to describe and apply current information on the CPSL, recognize elements and indicators of child abuse and neglect, and demonstrate reporting procedures.

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • describe and apply current information on the PA Child Protective Services Law,
  • review the role and responsibilities of the Child Protective Services System,
  • identify elements and indicators of child abuse,
  • review child abuse reporting procedures,
  • describe the actions taken by the county agency in response to reports of child abuse, and
  • list the status determinations that are assigned to child abuse reports


Steve Neidlinger, CAE

Executive Director, Pennsylvania Academy of General Dentistry

Date: Saturday, January 30, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Live Webinar Online

Edward J. Forrest Center for Continuing Dental Education, 2148 Salk Hall


$ 75



Live Webinar Lecture: Credit Hours - 2

Course #: 54921W
AGD Code: 155



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Live Webinar Online


Live Webinar Lecture: Credit Hours - 2

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