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Period of Purple Crying

Next Date: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

111 Michigan Ave. NW
Children’s National Medical Center
West Wing, Fifth Floor, Board Room

Units/Clock Hours: 1 Professional Learning Units

CCDBG Topic: Prevention of shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma and child maltreatment

Description: This training will introduce the Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma and infant abuse prevention. This session will include discussion about common injuries, coping mechanisms, and a simulation of injuries that could result when a baby is shaken.

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Sponsor(s): Children’s National Health System and OSSE

Audience: Teachers, assistant teachers, child care providers, substitutes, directors, parents, nurses, physicians, social workers, family support staff

Core Knowledge Area: Child Growth and Development; Health, Safety and Nutrition