CHEAT SHEET

The cheat sheet is for the initial evaluation of suspected child physical abuse.

The cheat sheet  helps medical
providers, especially in the
hospital setting, know what
to do when confronted with
suspected abuse. It is based

on guidelines set forth by

theAmerican Academy

of Pediatrics.
 

The cornerstone of calming and sleep.

SWADDLING

 
 

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Cheat Sheet

A Pediatric Response to Domestic Violence.

 

The American Academy of Pediatrics recognizes the strong correlation between intimate partner violence and child abuse. Pediatricians and family medicine practitioners are in a position to recognize and intervene on behalf of abused women and their children using the RADAR screening tool.

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

PURPOSEFUL PARENTING

Purposeful Parenting begins by thinking about the final result. What do parents want for their chldren? Learn about and share the six parts of Purposeful Parenting:

Protective, Personal, Progressive, Positive, Playful, and Purposeful

 
 

BECOMING A TRAUMA INFORMED PRACTICE

​Information from the Adverse Childhood Experiences study www.ACEstudy.org and other research has increased our understanding of exposure to traumatic events and the subsequent effects on a child’s short and long term physical and mental health. These documents are designed to increase awareness and guide providers in their response to children and families impacted by trauma.

 
 
CONTACT US

484-446-3007
1-866-823-7226 (toll free in PA)
Fax: 484-446-3255

PA Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
SCAN Program
Rose Tree Corporate Center II
1400 North Providence Road, Suite 4000
Media, PA 19063

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