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Vulnerable Children course for Nurses

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
Healthy Child, eLH, NHS

This session looks at what makes children socially vulnerable, including factors in the child, the parents, the family and wider society.

Learning objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Describe what makes children socially vulnerable including factors in the child, the parents and in the child’s wider society
  • Explain how to respond to socially vulnerable children
  • List the issues for children in special situations - looked after children, young carers and refugees
  • Describe how to support a vulnerable child, including involving children in decisions about their life and consent issues

This session uses self assessments that help you check what you have learnt. You do not have to use them and your answers are not seen by anyone else.


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Instructors / Speakers
Andrea Goddard,
Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Andrea Goddard is a consultant paediatrician at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington and clinical lead for child protection at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.

She is also Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London and Designated Doctor for Child Protection for NHS Westminster and Lead Paediatrician for the three London Sexual Assault Referral Centres.

Her interest in social paediatrics and child maltreatment is complemented by an interest in adolescent health and child rights.

Delivery
Title
Vulnerable Children course for Nurses
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Child and family health, Child health/paediatrics/immunisation, Children and young peoples health
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
04_06
Access Duration (in months)
12
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