325.009 Child Abuse Prevention and Education

325.009

Child Abuse Prevention and Education: The Texas Medical Association supports: (1) working with legislators or congressmen to strengthen child abuse laws; (2) volunteering to teach community groups about prevention and identifying abuse; (3) providing parenting education opportunities to patients' parents and other public audiences; (4) becoming involved in community child fatality review teams; and (5) fostering relationships with relevant government agencies and participate in community efforts and professional societies to coordinate activities that promote child abuse prevention, intervention and treatment (Council on Public Health, p 88, I-96; amended CPH Rep. 2-A-09).

Last Updated On

October 07, 2016