1b.) Mandated Reporter for Child Abuse Webinar (2.0 CES)
$25.00 - Member price
*A link to the webinar will be emailed to you 1-2 working days after you order.* Mandated Reporter Training Effective January 1, 2020, Illinois Public Act 101-564, extensively revises the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. The Act makes training a requirement for all mandated reporters. Mandated reporter training is now required for professionals and every 3 years thereafter. This training is being offered by IMHCA with CEs and is applicable to Mental Health Workers and all other mandated reporters in Illinois. This training is an overview of the new changes and upon completing this training, Mandated Reporters will be able to: • Know their role as a Mandated Reporter • Understand their legal obligations as a Mandated Reporter • Identify what professionals or individuals are mandated to report • Define the types of child abuse and neglect • Recognize the signs of child abuse and neglect • Know the steps to take and documents to use when making a report Presenter Bio NADIA JOHNSON, MS, LCPC Nadia graduated with a Master’s degree in Human Services/Counseling. In addition to her degree, she has received extensive training in working with trauma, a certificate from the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress as a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress, and is certified in EMDR therapy. She has twenty-eight years of experience in the counseling field. Her experience includes working at Rockford Sexual Assault Counseling for a number of years as a trauma therapist as well as the Clinical Supervisor. In 2003, she started her own private practice She has worked with the Rockford Police Department providing trainings on managing acute stress, doing critical incident debriefing, and counseling police officers experiencing trauma-related symptoms. She has served on the IMHCA board since 2004, serving two terms as President, currently she is ICA’s President Elect and has been on the Illinois Professional Counselor Licensing and Disciplinary Board since 2015.
CEs / CPDUs
IMHCA workshops and trainings provide for CEs (clock hours) through Continuing Education Licensure with IDFPR
IMHCA has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6274. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. IMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program
The webinar program "Shifting Gears from Mental Health to Business" does not qualify for NBCC credit.