Date - Wednesday, June 9, 2021
2:00 pm EDT - 4:00 pm EDT
Zoom Interactive Webinar
CE Credits: 2
Price: $ 60
See Outline Below.
Register for this Zoom webinar at your convenience. We will use your name and email contact information from your PayPal payment / registration. The day before the Webinar, we will email you a reminder, and a special link for you to use to join the Webinar.
Recognizing the Ethical Challenges in Your Own Work Setting
A ZOOM Interactive Workshop led by Mary Alice Fisher, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist,
Executive Director of the Center for Ethical Practice
I. Physical Setting
Challenges to Privacy
Limitations to Your Safety
Limitations to Client Safety
II. Colleague Behavior
Colleague Conversations with You
Colleague Interactions with Clients
Colleague Interactions with Staff
III. Non-Clinical Staff Behavior
Staff Interactions with Clients
Staff Conversations about Clients
Staff Lapses about Privacy and Confidentiality
IV. Client Behavior
Client Interactions with Other Clients
Client Waiting Room Behavior/ Interactions with Staff
Therapy Room Behavior
V. Ethical Complications in Your Clinical Cases
Ethical/Legal Conflicts (e.g., Subpoenas; Court Orders)
VI. Ethical Issues Arising in Your Business & Professional Practices
Forms & Record Keeping: Content, Format (e.g., paper vs. cloud storage)
Technology: Email, Texting, FAX, & Other Electronic Transmissions
Billing & Collections
VII. Legal Issues Creating Ethical Dilemmas
State Licensing Board Regulations (e.g., re Peer Reporting)
State Statutes (e.g., Abuse Reporting Laws)
Federal Regulations (e.g., HIPAA)
VIII. Personal Issues: Competency, Overwork, Burnout, Personal Problems
1. Name two potential ethical dilemmas that might arise in your own clinical setting.
2. If the dilemma is preventable, describe possible solutions for preventing or reducing
3. Explain your ethical options when this kind of dilemma is not “preventable.”
The 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.
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 2 ethics continuing education credits.
The Center for Ethical Practice
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