Personal Enrichment

Safeguarding Children from Abuse (GRACE)


Description

This four-hour course, presented by GRACE (Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment), will give you and your church or organization critical insight on the nature of child abuse and how it hides in churches and homes. This course will also show you how to take proactive steps to protect children, as well as care for survivors, and hold abusers accountable.

Content
  • Before You Get Started...
  • Course Introduction
  • Course Pre-Survey
  • Video Lesson - Course Introduction
  • Knowledge Check - Course Introduction
  • Think About This...
  • Section 1
  • Video Lesson - God's Heart for the Abused
  • Knowledge Check - God's Heart for the Abused
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - Types of Abuse: Sexual and Physical
  • Knowledge Check - Types of Abuse: Sexual and Physical
  • Video Lesson - Neglect and Spiritual Abuse
  • Knowledge Check - Neglect and Spiritual Abuse
  • VIdeo Lesson - God's Heart for the Vulnerable
  • Knowledge Check - God's Heart for the Vulnerable
  • Video Lesson - The Devastating Impact of Abuse
  • Knowledge Check - The Devastating Impact of Abuse
  • Think About This...
  • Section 2
  • Video Lesson - How to Build a Safe Church
  • Knowledge Check - How to Build a Safe Church
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - How Abusers Target Children
  • Knowledge Check - How Abusers Target Children
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - A Biblical Story of Abuse
  • Knowledge Check - A Biblical Story of Abuse
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - Leaders Make the Difference
  • Knowledge Check - Leaders Make the Difference
  • Section 3
  • Video Lesson - Working Together to Develop a Policy
  • Knowledge Check - Working Together to Develop a Policy
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - The Importance of Education and Training
  • Knowledge Check - The Importance of Education and Training
  • Video Lesson - Conducting Effective Training
  • Knowledge Check - Conducting Effective Training
  • Video Lesson - Screening Children's Ministry Workers
  • Knowledge Check - Screening Children's Ministry Workers
  • Video Lesson - Designing Safe Environments
  • Knowledge Check - Designing Safe Environments
  • Video Lesson - Understanding Safe Behavior Towards Children
  • Knowledge Check - Understanding Safe Behavior Towards Children
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - Creating Safe Behavior Among Youth
  • Knowledge Check - Creating Safe Behavior Among Youth
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - Child Safety Outside the Church
  • Knowledge Check - Child Safety Outside the Church
  • Think About This...
  • Section 3 Handouts
  • Section 3 Handouts
  • Best Practices Guide
  • Best Practices Checklist
  • Sample Policy
  • Sample Photography/Publicity Consent Form
  • Section 4
  • Video Lesson - Interrupting Unsafe Behavior
  • Knowledge Check - Interrupting Unsafe Behavior
  • Think About This...
  • Video Lesson - Responding to Reports of Abuse
  • Knowledge Check - Responding to Reports of Abuse
  • Video Lesson - Caring for Survivors of Abuse
  • Knowledge Check - Caring for Survivors of Abuse
  • Course Conclusion
  • Course Conclusion
  • End-of-Course Feedback Survey
  • Course Post-Test
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed