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Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome and Abusive Head Trauma

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The Children's Cabinet

1326 Silver Street

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Elko, NV 89801

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Nevada Registry Approved: 1 hour

CKA: Health, Nutrition and Safety

Instructor: Christy Pacini

Description: Participants will learn the definition of shaken baby syndrome and abusive head trauma. Recognize the signs and symptoms of abusive head trauma and the importance of initiating emergency response to a traumatic brain injury. Participants will gain knowledge on how to identify the causes of shaken baby syndrome and abusive head trauma and the short and long term outcomes after a baby has been shaken. Learn to identify strategies and practices for preventing shaken baby syndrome and abusive head trauma in the child care setting as well as tips for educating parents about shaken baby syndrome and identify support systems for at risk parents and caregivers

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1326 Silver Street

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Elko, NV 89801

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