Child Protection: Child Abuse & Neglect

2.5 Hour Workshop

This workshop is designed for professionals working in schools, early learning centres and children’s services to gain an introduction to abuse-related trauma and how to identify and respond to child abuse/neglect.


  1. Describe the indicators of physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional maltreatment and neglect.
  2. Explain the stages of the ‘grooming process’ as it relates to child sexual abuse.
  3. Understand how to respond to suspected or disclosed child abuse/neglect.
  4. Understand Mandatory Reporting obligations.
  5. Understand vicarious trauma and self-care.


This workshop is delivered by trained professionals with experience working in the child protection sector.