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Ethical & Legal Issues in Clinical Supervision & Consultation

A workshop for clinicians who provide consultation or supervision, but also appropriate for those who receive consultation or supervision.  Learn the importance of structuring the relationship in advance: informed consent.  Learn the responsibilities of supervisees and consultees, as well as those of supervisors and consultants.

OUTLINE

I. INTRODUCTION

A. Nature of Clinical Supervision Relationships

B. Nature of Clinical Consultation Relationships

C. Ethical Standards & Legal Issues Related to Both

D. Important Ethical and Legal Differences Between the Two

II. SUPERVISION

A. Advantages/Risks/Potential Pitfalls

B. Defining the Relationship

C. Understandings/Contracts/Forms (Informed Consent)

D. Supervisor Evaluation of Supervisee

E. Supervisee Evaluation of Supervisor

III. CONSULTATION

A. Advantages/Risks/Potential Pitfalls

B. Defining the Relationship

C. Understandings/Contracts/Forms (Informed Consent)

IV. DISCUSSION/Case Examples