Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101387
About the Course:
Preventing Deliquency Through Improved Child Protection Services Bulletin begins with a brief review of what is known about the link between childhood maltreatment and juvenile offending. Next it provides an overview of OJJDP’s Comprehensive Strategy for Serious, Violent, and Chronic offenders and identifies where CPS tertiary prevention efforts belong within a community’s continuum of delinquency prevention and intervention efforts. The main body of the Bulletin describes and assesses a particularly promising CPS tertiary prevention strategy known as Structured Decision Making (SDM).
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Preventing Delinquency Through Improved Child Protection Services created by Christopher Baird and Richard Wiebush and Raelene Freitag
Journal/Publisher:Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Publication Date:July 2001
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about preventing delinquency through improved child protection services. It is appropriate for intermediate to advanced participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Describe how to prevent delinquency through improved child protective services.
- Explain the research on effects of childhood maltreatment.
- Identify the principles of the structured decision making (SDM) model.
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