Week 5: Discussion Post 2 – Child Maltreatment
Discuss your reactions to the maltreatment of children with developmental disabilities. Professionals may suspect or discover abuse of a child with an intellectual or developmental disability. Reflect upon the ethical dilemmas and responsibilities of professionals who identify or suspect abuse of a child with a developmental/intellectual disability.
Peer-reviewed references are required to support each of your assertions; academic journal articles are good resources.
Full credit can only be earned by writing in academic language, formatting according to the APA style guide, and supporting your opinions and assertions with peer-reviewed resources.