Fabricated Induced Illnesses (FII)
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Target Group / Level
This course is targeted to professionals and volunteers at level 2 (regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) or above (including strategic leads) as set out in the Safeguarding Competency framework in London Safeguarding Child Procedures.
The aim of this course is to raise awareness of Fabricated Induced Illnesses and how to recognise it in your professional role and how to respond to it.
By the end of this course participants will have:
- An improved knowledge and understanding about what is meant by Fabricated Induced Illnesses and ways in which children present symptoms to health professionals and others
- An increased awareness of the way in which FII could present within their work setting
Become more knowledgeable and skilled in recognising and respond to suspected cases of Fabricated Induced Illnesses.