Anne Arundel Medical Center is hosting the Blue Ribbon Project on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 for the Speak Up…Speak Out program. The program is intended to teach people about the signs of abuse and neglect and how to report them to the proper authorities.
One of the best tools in fighting child abuse is having the ability to recognize it when it’s occurring. In the Speak Up…Speak Out program, the signs of abuse and neglect are discussed and case studies are provided. This presentation is an excellent program and is a real eye opener used in training, teaching, and covers Mandated Reporting in the State of Maryland. This activity has been submitted to Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Anne Arundel Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Taylor Pyles (Founder of Blue Ribbon Project) & Rae Leonard (AAMC) will be speaking at the event, which will be held at Anne Arundel Medical Center’s Belcher Pavilion (7th floor), from 6 to 9 p.m.
This presentation shows the true realities of child abuse and there are graphic images that are included with the presentation. It is not to offend, but to show the realities of abuse within our own communities. Taylor will also discuss his own childhood and how he was placed into care. This presentation is an excellent program and is a real eye opener intended for adults only. This program is being Seating is limited and registration is required.
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