For Professionals

Training for Mandated Reporters in Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

The Family Violence Prevention Council is certified by New York State Education Department to provide a 3-hour class for professionals who are mandated reporters in “Recognition and Reporting of Child Abuse and Maltreatment”. This class provides the certification needed by many professionals required by Section 6507 of the Education Law to have this training. This seminar addresses physical and behavioral indicators, the reporting requirements set out in the New York State Syllabus and other mandates regarding reporting of child abuse and maltreatment.

Speakers Resource Directory

The Family Violence Prevention Council in an effort to provide community and professional education on the topics of child abuse, elder abuse and domestic violence maintains a “Speakers Resource Directory”, a list of various resources and training opportunities provided by Council member agencies. Please call the Council office at 607.778.2153 if you would like to arrange a speaker on a family violence topic.

Other Information and Resources and Events for Professionals:

            The Family Violence Prevention Council office also has many brochures and information sheets which focus on various aspects of family violence.

Below are a few of the many resources that can be obtained by calling the Family Violence Prevention Council office at 607.778.2153.