Specialized Family Care Program

Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation Part 3

  • Category: Pre-Service and Annual Training
  • Materials: Reducing Risks of Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation, by WVDHHR, APS, KEPRO, Healthcare: Part III: Sexual Abuse
  • Goal: Provider knows how to prevent abuse, neglect & exploitation of an individual in care.
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: January 2017
  • Developed by: Carol Brewster, SFC Program

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider will have a better understanding of why abuse happens and the effects of sexual violence
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider can identify prevention methods to reduce sexual abuse in the intellectually/developmentally disabled population
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider can recognize behaviors of abusers

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider