Exploring the Ethics of Mandated Reporting through the Lens of Racial & Social Justice
For over 50 years, various professionals have been required by law to report suspicions of child abuse and neglect as “mandated reporters”. This workshop explores the role of mandated reporting by applying foundational ethical principles through the lens of racial & social justice. An exploration of the original intent of mandated reporter laws will be juxtaposed with the evolution of the legal responsibility, and resulting disproportionalities in the current system. As society grapples with the role that certain systems, including the child welfare system, have played in poor outcomes for ch...Read moreildren of color, it is vital that we explore the role that individual reporters play in this process. This workshop will provide a framework for professionals to place their role in context, with the goal of furthering racial and social justice for all children and families. Less...
- Discuss the ethical and legal principles at play in the development of mandated reporting laws over time.
- Explain at least 3 contributing factors related to racial disproportionality in the child welfare system
- Identify ethical/ moral and legal conundrums faced when making the decision to report.
- All levels
Thursday, December 16, 2021
11:00 AM EST - 02:15 PM ESTRegister for this Webinar
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About the speaker
Kathryn S. Krase, PhD, JD, MSW
CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours including
3 Ethics Hour
American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department Board for Licensed Psychoanalysts
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
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