3030.1 Addressing Violence in the Lives of Children

Monday, October 29, 2012: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Objectives: 1. Describe the unique experience of violence in the lives of children. 2. Describe the challenges in addressing violence with children. 3. Identify promising strategies to alleviate the health burden by children and young people exposed to violence.

Types of Childhood Abuse and Risk for Interpersonal Violence Among Adolescent Females
Wendy Auslander, PhD, LCSW, Sarah Myers, MSW, Tonya Edmond, PhD and Jerry Dunn, PhD
Systematic Assessment in Child Protection: Learning from Drug Errors and Other Adverse Events
Julie Taylor, PhD; MSc; BSc(Hons); RN, Gerry Armitage, PhD; BSc(Hons); RN, Laura Ashley, PhD; BSc(Hons); and Diane Jerwood, MA; RSW

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Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Forum
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)