By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain three aspects regarding ethical boundaries related to ethics versus the law
-Explain three confidentiality boundaries to consider when treating self-harming clients.
-Explain concepts of consulting colleagues in relation to a client’s confidentiality.
-Explain three controversies resulting from concerns about confidentiality boundaries.
-Explain five steps to consider in order to avoid risk breaking confidentiality boundaries.
-Explain three concepts regarding confidentiality boundaries related to very young children.
-Explain three strategies you may use to protect a client’s right to confidentiality if subpoenaed by the court.
-Explain the psychologist’s role in end-of-life decisions.
-Explain three of the six elements of a sound risk management protocol to deal with boundary issues.
-Explain the underlying motive behind gifts given to address an imbalance in the professional relationship.
-Explain four of the nine arguments for continuous observation.
-Explain undue influence.
"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, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs