Family Violence: Implications for Dental Patients and Practice, 2nd edition

$19.95

About Course #L0995

Review Date: January 1st, 2020

Expiration Date: January 1st, 2023


Members of the dental team must become more aware of the problem of family violence to help prevent abuse and neglect. Clinical protocols can easily be modified to include identification and intervention for cases of suspected abuse and neglect. By applying the knowledge of symptomatology obtained in this basic-level course and providing appropriate intervention, every member of the dental team can help stem the epidemic of family violence.

AGD Subject Code: 156

 Course Objectives

  • Discuss the demographics, contributing factors, and reporting protocols of child abuse and neglect.
  • Discuss the demographics, contributing factors, and reporting protocols of intimate partner violence.
  • Discuss the demographics, contributing factors, and reporting protocols of disabled persons abuse.
  • Discuss the demographics, contributing factors, and reporting protocols of elder abuse and neglect.