Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse & Neglect in Georgia
December 8, 2016
This webinar will focus on recognizing risk factors or signs that physical and sexual abuse, neglect, and sexual exploitation may be occurring. You will also learn about the basics of the mandatory reporting laws relating to child abuse in Georgia. In addition, changes/additions in the 2016 legislative session to the Mandated Reporting Statute (19-7-5), including House Bill 905, will be discussed. The mandated reporting statute affects EVERYONE who works with children, including volunteers.