Total CE Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103053
About the Course:
The 21st Century has brought innovations that require therapists to consider confidentiality, record keeping, and boundary controversies especially in this time of online therapy during the covid epidemic. In this recorded workshop Dr. Harmell addresses teletherapy and working across state lines in a pandemic, cybertherapy, and the “Third Party rule”. Literature updates, expert opinions, and relevant ethics codes are discussed.
This course is based on the recorded webinar, Reach Out and Shrink Someone: Legal and Ethical Considerations in the Age of Technology Part 1 created by Pamela Harmell, PhD in 2021.
Publication Date:Apr 2021
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for intermediate levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Describe the four bins method of considering legal and ethical matters in clinical practice.
- Distinguish between the four different entities or elements that hold therapists accountable for their professional actions.
- Determine how recent changes - CURES Act, adaptations of law and policy regarding remote therapy - affect the process of clinical practice.
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