Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: http://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101833
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About the Course:
The Eye on Ethics Series, created by Social Work Today magazine, is written by the highly respected Fredric Reamer, Ph.D.
Course One includes the following brief ethics articles:
Developing a Social Media Ethics Policy
Novel Boundary Challenges: Social Networking
The Challenge of Electronic Communication
The Expanding Use of Computer-Based Services in Clinical Social Work
In this course, the author reviews ethical challenges that present themselves in the new age of electronic communication, email, text messaging, computer-based services, and social media. Safeguards and ethical guidelines are discussed.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Electronic Communication and Ethics (Eye on Ethics Series-Course One) created by Frederic G. Reamer, PhD in 2011.
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about ethics in the age of electronic communication, use of social media and computer-based services. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Review ethical challenges presented by the use of social media, computer-based services, and electronic communication.
Describe potential risks to clients and the therapeutic relationship in such ethical breaches.
Present ways to safeguard against ethical breaches when employing the use of social media, computer-based services, and electronic communication.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 credit hour
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 credit hour
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