Sexual abuse is a difficult topic to study, but child care providers must have knowledge of this subject to help identify children who may be suffering from this form of abuse. This course discusses awareness of child sexual abuse in early childhood education. It defines child sexual abuse, victims, and perpetrators. It will also identify signs and types of child sexual abuse, attributes of both touching and non-touching abuse, prevention methods, steps to protect children from perpetrators, effects of sexual abuse, and treatment methods and strategies.
Child Abuse: Sexual Abuse Awareness
1 Hour/ .1 CEU
- After reading about sexual abuse, participant will be able to recall definitions of child sexual abuse, victims, and perpetrators through a multiple-choice quiz.
- After reading about effects, participant will be able to identify short- and long-term effects of child sexual abuse through a multiple-choice quiz.
Enrollment in this course expires in 12 months from the date of payment.