Various jurisdictions have mandatory reporting requirements for different types of vulnerable people, such as
By law, mandatory reporters must report suspected abuse or neglect of a child regardless of whether or not the knowledge of the abuse was gained in the reporter’s official capacity.
Mandatory vs. Permissive Reporting. Though the states may differ with regard to who is a mandatory reporter, in every state everyone is permitted to report child abuse.
Substance abuse counselors are required to report in 14 States, and probation or parole officers are mandatory reporters in 17 States.
l identify strategies to aid in speaking with youth and their families about mandatory reporting and resources for youth and their families.
AB 1432 – California Educator: Mandated Reporter Training Update.
Mandatory Reporting. Eight-year-old Bobby tells his therapist that his mother has been drinking to excess. A few nights ago, she got angry and slugged his younger sister in the mouth.
The Minister for Preventing Abuse and Exploitation has today announced the commencement date for mandatory reporting of female genital mutilation (FGM)...
With mandatory reporting laws, reporting is not limited to a specific group of individuals being treated by a health care professional.
Mandatory reporting by health care professionals.