List of Activities and Courses

Introduction to Child Protection

Category:Education, Training & Practice
Form:conference, seminars, workshops, etc.
Qualification to be Awarded:Certificate of Completion
Name of Organizer:Mother's Choice
CPD Points:1.5
Period:2021年4月26日 - 2021年4月30日

Mother's Choice is a local charity serving the many children without families and pregnant teenagers in Hong Kong. We join hands with our community to give hope and change life stories of vulnerable girls and babies. Our vision is to see every child in a loving family.

Mother’s Choice “Introduction to Child Protection” is a short online introduction to child protection in Hong Kong, specifically for those working with vulnerable children, youth, and families. The course has five modules which introduces the learner to child protection and child abuse, how to identity types of child abuse, respond to children when they show signs of abuse, and how to report with transparency and accountability. The course is interactive with questions, videos, and activities, and the learner is required to pass the final assessment before receiving their certificate.


Module 1: What is Child Protection? • Introduction to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child • Introduction to Child Protection in Hong Kong • How you can make a difference

Module 2: Identifying Child Abuse • Definitions of Child Abuse • Physical Abuse • Emotional Abuse • Sexual Abuse and Exploitation • Neglect and Negligent Treatment • Discipline and Abuse

Module 3: Responding to Child Protection Concerns • What is a Child Protection Concern? • Responding to Children • A Case Study of Child Sexual Abuse • Principles of Responding to Concerns • Emergency Responses

Module 4: Child Protection at Mother’s Choice • Mother’s Choice Child Protection Policies • Mandatory Reporting Policy and Escalation Procedure • Client Confidentiality Policy • Safe Environments for Children

Module 5: Final Assessment Certificate of Completion

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