The Child Abuse Action Network provides training sessions in order to educate Maine professionals on various child abuse topics, such as recognizing signs of child abuse, recognizing signs of child neglect, handling child abuse cases with minimal additional trauma to the child victim, and raising awareness of child abuse and neglect. This page is updated frequently to include trainings that will be offered in the near future, so check back often.



Previous training sessions include:

• Cops and Case Workers Semi-Annual Conference
• Forensic Interviewing for Law Enforcement and Child Protective Staff
• Child Maltreatment and Substance Abuse
• Child Neglect
• Child Sexual Abuse

To report abuse or neglect of a child, please call:
Maine Department of Health and Human Services


Training Documents

icon Final Version of Mandated Reporter Training_2012 (Jen 3 29 13)
icon Casey Child Welfare Conference ppt 6 23 11
icon Investigation and Prosecution of Child Abuse Cases
icon Lawyers and Clinicians Workshop ppt 6 23 11
icon Maine 2011 Teri
icon Palusci Maine MCA 6-23-2011 HANDOUT-1
icon Palusci Maine PA Update 6-23-2011 HANDOUT


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