Parenting a Child Who Has Been Sexually Abused - A Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This course discusses how to help children in foster and adoptive care through education about child sexual abuse, establishing guidelines for family safety and privacy, and understanding when and how to seek help if or when it is needed.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Discuss the tactics that sexual abusers may use to engage the child being abused and explain how these tactics may confuse the child.
2. Enumerate the signs and symptoms that may suggest that a child could be the victim of sexual abuse.
3. Investigate the significance of establishing family guidelines for safety and privacy, not only for the child that has been sexually abused, but also for the rest of the adoptive or foster family.
4. Identify useful strategies that the family can work with the child on to prevent further abuse.
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