Review your state’s mandated reporter statute. Provide details about this in your post. If faced with a mandated reporter issue, what are the steps in reporting the issue? Create a mandated reporter scenario and post it. Respond to one of your peer’s scenarios using the guidelines for submission/reporting in your state. Be sure to include a reference to your state’s website related to mandated reporting.
While driving home late from work, s social worker notices a young girl, around 10 years of age, walking aimlessly across the streets, he stops and ends towards the girl, she looks hungry and abandoned. Upon questioning her, it is established that the girl’s foster father has been mistreating her and that she ran out of the house following a rape attempt. While talking to the girl, her father comes and tries to force her back to the house. However, being his duty to report such issues, the social worker immediately calls and reports the case to the SCR. Within a short-while, the father is arrested and investigations ensue. The state of New York State together with New York State Child Protective System endorses a number of professionals to undertake the vital role of being a mandated reporter regarding child abuse and maltreatment. The mandated reporter ought to have a valid rationale to suspect cases of child abuse or maltreatment. As such, intentional failure to report holds the mandated reporters liable by the civil as well as the criminal legal systems (Kim, Drake & Jonson-Reid, 2018).The professionals include Social…Please click the Paypal icon below to purchase full solution for only $5