Course Description

Discusses the identification of physical, emotional, sexual and substance abuse. Considers the impact of abuse and neglect on student behavior and learning abilities. Informs educators of their professional responsibilities in reporting suspected abuse, assisting students who are victims of abuse and teaching students about its prevention. Also addresses support for students living in traumatic family situations.


This course meets the State requirement for Washington educators.

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Section Title
Child Abuse Issues for Educators
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
SPU Tuition credit (1 units) $129.00
Available for Credit
1 Quarter Credits
Section Notes

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year from date of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.


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