Child Abuse. EDPS 265 The Inclusive Classroom. Agenda. What is child abuse/neglect? What is a child in need? What are my responsibilities? How would I recognize a child with child protection concerns? What should I do if I suspect child abuse? Where can I get further help and advice?.
The Inclusive Classroom
Signs of Physical Abuse and Neglect
The signs symptoms and history below are not diagnostic of abuse. However, in certain situations, contexts and combinations they will raise suspicion of abuse.
It is better to refer on suspicion. If you wait for proof, serious harm may occur
Be suspicious if: