Are You a Mandated Reporter?
|Maine law requires that medical, mental health and social services personnel immediately report or cause a report to be made to the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) when the provider knows or has reasonable cause to suspect that a child or an incapacitated or dependent adult has been or is likely to be abused or neglected or that a suspicious death (child or incapacitated adult) has occurred.|
New requirements for Domestic Violence training are posted in the "What's New" section below.
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NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS, EMPLOYERS, AND TRAVELING COMPANIES:
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|Notice of Agency Proposed Rulemaking||Chapter 10 Establishment of License Fees|
New Laws Effective September 19, 2019
Public Law Chapter 317 An Acto to Impose on Mental Health Professionals a Duty to Warn and Protect http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0211&item=3&snum=129
Public Law Chapter 165 An Acto to Prohibit the Provision of Conversion Therapy to Minors by Certain Licensed Professionals http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0755&item=5&snum=129
|Domestic Violence Training|
NOTICE CONCERNING DELIVERY OF SOCIAL WORKER LICENSES
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Last Updated: November 8, 2019