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Promoting Healthy Families in Your Community: 2008 Resource Packet

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About the Course:

The information packet upon which this course is based was written to support child maltreatment prevention efforts by describing strategies and activities that promote protective factors. It is written for service providers, to encourage and support them as they engage and partner with parents to protect, nurture, and promote the healthy development of children. The packet includes suggestions for enhancing each of the five protective factors in families; tip sheets in English and Spanish for providers to use when working with parents and caregivers on specific parenting challenges strategies; for sharing the message about child abuse prevention in communities; and information about child abuse and neglect.

Publication Date:

2008

Course Material Author

Children's Bureau staff

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about promoting ways to help families thrive. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify and describe the five protective factors presented for promoting healthy families.

  2. Apply the tips sheets for parents to work with families in need of specific types of parenting assistance.

  3. Cite examples of ways to engage your community in the promotion of healthy families.

  4. Define child abuse and neglect, and be aware of the process of reporting child maltreatment.

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American Psychological Association (APA)

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

Our Provider Number: 192243

This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of CE-credit.com, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba CE-credit.com has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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Course Retired
Course Number 101488
5 credit hours
  • Online Article
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
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234 members have taken this course