Child Maltreatment Reports Due
When: September 15, 2021Details:
Act 703 of 2007 (Arkansas Code Annotated § 6-61-133) requires that Arkansas institutions of higher learning provide training in child maltreatment reporting for students enrolled in degrees that are a prerequisite for licensure or certification in a profession under the Child Maltreatment Act.
Institutions must submit an assurance to the Arkansas Department of Higher Education that each graduate has received training in:
- Recognizing the signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect;
- The legal requirements of the Child Maltreatment Act and the duties of mandated reporters under the Act;
- Methods for managing disclosures regarding child victims
Student Verification Form