Don’t miss the upcoming webinar, “Child Abuse and Neglect Meets the Press: Responsible News Coverage of Difficult Topics, “on Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST. The way that sensitive topics are covered by the media has an impact on those directly involved and on the community. This is especially true for stories involving child abuse and neglect. In this webinar, two experienced reporters will share their experiences with covering stories involving child abuse and neglect. For professionals who work in the field of child abuse and neglect, and for researchers who study child maltreatment, this webinar will share insights on how to best interact with journalists and the media. Topics to be covered will include:

  • Sources of information 
  • How to handle self-disclosures 
  • How to keep yourself safe when dealing with difficult issues
  • Standards in the field for reporting sensitive topics 
  • How to incorporate resources for the community”

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