This course examines the issue of child abuse and neglect, and the abuse and neglect of the elderly and disabled persons in the State of Maryland from a public health and safety perspective. Reviewed is a general understanding of the prevalence of the problem, who is at risk, how society is affected, and the safety net that is currently in place to help families in need. Also reviewed are Maryland state policies regulating reporting procedures, along with state sponsored programs providing services to the population at risk for abuse and neglect.
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For the course outline, please refer to the Table of Contents found in the course PDF.
Disclosure: Jessica Greene, M.A. has no Relevant Financial or Non-Financial Relationship with ineligible companies to disclose.
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