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Awareness of Fabricated and Induced Illness


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It is a requirement that staff undertaking this course will have completed AWARENESS OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT or Refresher within last 3 years


To increase knowledge of safeguarding children roles and responsibilities in relation to fabricated and induced illness (FII)

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session the participants will:

  • Understand what is meant by FII and ways in which children present symptoms to health professionals and others
  • Understand the impact of FII on children and young people
  • Understand the motivation and beliefs that underpin FII
  • Be aware of the way in which FII could present in their work setting
  • Know how to respond to suspected cases of FII
Course dates
 Ref Code Time  Date  Venue
FII 21.10.19 1.30pm - 4.30pm Mon 21 October 2019 County Hall, Beverely
FII 16.01.20 9.30am - 12.30pm Thur 16 January 2020 ACE Centre, Driffield School
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