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Knowing What We Don’t Know: Meeting Our Ethical Obligation to Develop and Maintain Competence

Date - Thursday, August 25, 2022
9:00 am EDT - 12:15 pm EDT

Zoom Interactive Workshop [1]

CE Credits: 3
Price: $ 90

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Knowing What We Don’t Know:
Meeting Our Ethical Obligation to Develop and Maintain Competence

A ZOOM Live Interactive Workshop

Rebecca Vauter, Psy.D., ABPP, Clinical Psychologist [4]
Former Member of the Virginia Board of Psychology


I. Review of Ethical Standards Relevant to Competence
II. Strategies for Self-Monitoring Competence
III. Strategies for Maintaining and Developing Competence
IV. Challenges Related to Maintaining and Developing Competence

Learning Objectives:

  1. Articulate why maintenance and ongoing development of competence is an ethical issue
  2. Identify at least three factors that can create problems in professional competence
  3. Identify at least three strategies for self-monitoring of competence
  4. Identify at least three ways to develop and maintain competence
  5. Articulate at least three potential ethical challenges associated with professional competence issues, and how to address them


Counselors: ACA: https://www.counseling.org/resources/aca-code-of-ethics.pdf [5]

Psychologists: APA: http://www.apa.org/ethics/code/index.aspx [6]

Social Workers: NASW: https://www.socialworkers.org/About/Ethics/Code-of-Ethics/Code-of- [7]


continuing education for American Psychological AssociationThe Center for Ethical Practice is approved by the American Psychological  Center for Ethical Practice is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Center maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

continuing education for National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)The Center for Ethical Practice has been approved by National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP No. 6768). The Center is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.

The Center for Ethical Practice (provider #1287), is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The Center for Ethical Practice maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 3/21/2021-3/21/2024. Social workers completing this course receive 3 ethics continuing education credits.



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977 Seminole Trail, Charlottesville VA 22901
Tel: 434-971-1841
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