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.
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