By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Discuss three realizations regarding therapist boundary violations.
-Discuss five biases regarding therapists’ self-perception.
-Discuss two patterns regarding therapist sexual violation.
-Discuss three hurdles regarding collapse of the therapeutic space.
-Describe four characteristics regarding client and therapist therapeutic alliance.
-Discuss four warnings regarding client attachment to therapist.
-Explain the primary hallmarks of boundary failures in the borderline client.
-Name two definitions of manipulation.
-Explain what does the NASW Code state. The AAMFT, NBCC, and APA prohibit sexual relationship with former client’s for a period of two years.
-Explain what are potential clients warned about concerning boundaries and the power dynamic in consumer information.
-Explain Otto Fenichel’s definition of transference.
-Explain some interventions to counteract the power dynamic with clients who exhibit exaggerated silence.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychologist CEs, MFT CEUs