Be able to describe the incidence and prevalence of abusive head trauma (AHT)
Identify leading causes of AHT and neglect
An unknown number of young children experience abuse and neglect on a regular basis. The neurodevelopmental impacts of this can be devastating. As a participant, you will be able to describe the consequences of AHT (viewed as BI). In addition, through group discussions, you will be able to identify strategies to reduce AHT through education and raising awareness among providers of services to children, youth and families.