Recommended Training for the Child Abuse Investigator
As a "Best Practice" for Investigative MDT members, I recommend they attend these topical
trainings prior to their first assignment as child abuse investigators:
Additional Resources
Recognition and Investigation of Child Abuse
Forensic Interviewing
Battered/Special Child Syndrome
Investigative Corroboration
Medical Aspects of Child Sexual Assault
Role of Therapy for Child Victims
Child Advocates' Role in Child Abuse Investigation
Non-Offending Parent/Caregiver Issues
Child Abuse Victim Issues
Interrogation of Child Molesters
Typology of Sex Offenders