This program is vital for anyone working with children, like teachers, nurses, medical personnel, caseworkers, clergy, or law enforcement. But it extends beyond those professionals. Everyone who has or knows any child can benefit from this program.

Our Goal: Eliminate Child Abuse

Wilmington University is one of an elite group of academic pioneers offering courses in child abuse recognition and investigation, as part of a certificate in Child Advocacy Studies. The courses are taught by practicing professionals with significant experience in the field, in the hopes of eliminating child abuse.

You'll learn to:

  • Recognize symptoms and effects of child maltreatment
  • Identify intervention strategies
  • Conduct investigative interviews

Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today.

This program is offered in the following: