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You Report? Everyone Reports? Mandated Reporting Obligations When a Survivor Has a Disability Webinar

10/17/2017

Time: 02:00 PM- 03:30 PM

Serving the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault survivors with disabilities and Deaf survivors is complicated by complex mandatory reporting requirements. These requirements are different in every state and can have stark consequences for service providers that work with people with disabilities and Deaf people. This webinar will provide an overview of mandatory reporting in the context of sexual and domestic violence and some of the unique challenges that arise when a survivor of sexual or domestic violence has a disability. Strategies for maintaining confidentiality while complying with mandatory reporting requirements will be addressed.