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Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

March 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

$25.00
This training was designed for child care providers and staff on recognition and prevention Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma. Participants will learn the early signs of maltreatment and the various injuries and conditions that may result from vigorous shaking, slamming or impacting the head of an infant or young child. They will also be provided tools for dealing with a crying infant and ways to share information with parents to prevent abuse from occurring. Training objectives are to review the statistics of abusive head trauma; to define and describe abusive head trauma and its associated injuries; to discuss risk factors and prevention, and to understand the outcomes for victims. Curriculum developed by Dr. Melissa Currie in compliance with House Bill 285 which states mandatory training on recognizing and preventing Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (PAHT).
House Bill 285 requires all child care professionals receive 1.5 clock hours of training on Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma every five years.
  • CDA Subject Area: 1 Planning a safe, healthy learning environment.
  • Target Audience: All Staff

Details

Date:
March 19, 2020
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Cost:
$25.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://reg136.imperisoft.com/childcarecouncilofky/ProgramDetail/3236353734/Registration.aspx

Organizer

Jannie Washington

Venue

CCC Main Office
2501 Sandersville Rd, Suite 120
Lexington, KY 40511 United States
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Phone:
8592549176
Website:
www.childcarecouncilofky.com