Preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome

If you have basic knowledge of child abuse prevention, increase your knowledge about ways to protect infants from risks of shaken baby syndrome (SBS). In this course, learn the signs, symptoms, and causes of SBS. Gain strategies for coping with crying, soothing, and self-care of infants. Find information on the Period of PURPLE Crying, a typical part of every infant’s development, about Kansas SBS prevention efforts, and how to share this information with families.

Take this course and earn clock-hours towards Kansas Department of Health and Environment annual health and safety training requirements.

This course is appropriate for early care and education professionals who work with infants.


Course Details

  • KDHE Approved:Yes
  • Clock Hours:3
  • Agency:KCCTO
  • CDA Subject Area:1 - 1 - Safe, Healthy Learning Environment
  • KS/MO Core Comp Area:V. Health and Safety