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JLE114:  CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONS


Course Description

An intensive study in causes, recognition, identification of abuse, neglect and sexual exploitation of children. Emphasis will be placed on laws, procedure of handling cases, effective interviewing/investigative techniques and action/referral. This is a pass/no pass course. ADVISORY: JLE 100


Learning Outcomes

  • Identify wounds of a physically abused child
  • Develop techniques to provide a controlled, comfortable, monitored setting to conduct child interviews.
  • Identify misconceptions that lead to errors in decision making.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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