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Ethics: Necessary and Essential Information for Mental Health and Related Healthcare Professionals
Digital Seminar
$219.99 USD
$99.00 USD
Product Details
Format:
Digital Seminar
Details:
Downloadable/Streaming MP4 Video and MP3 Audio with electronic manual and instructions.
Authors:
LEE ANNE WICHMANN, M.A., LMFT
TERESA KINTIGH, LMFT
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
3/12/2020
CE Available:
No, CE credit is not available
Product Code:
POS048410
Objectives
  1. Explain how ethics defines mental health clinicians and affect their practice.
  2. Identify methods to incorporate ethical standards with clinicians’ values, principles, and counseling philosophy.
  3. Discover how to avoid ethical violations and ethical dilemmas, relational boundary misinterpretations, and power differentiation.
  4. Summarize the important processes needed to protect all parties through appropriate, necessary, and ethical precautions.
  5. Distinguish maintaining professional boundaries while still promoting positive clinical relationships.
  6. Discuss the ethical requirement for cultural competence and social diversity and its relevance to all practices.
Outline
Ethics: Introduction and History
  • Ethical Codes and Relevant Laws
  • Ethics Differs from the Law
  • Moral Principles
  • Law, Ethics, and Practice
It’s A Unique Profession
  • Vulnerable Clients
  • Therapeutic Challenges
  • Ethical Concerns
  • Technology and Practice
Boundaries
  • Crossings vs. Violations
  • Cultural Competencies
  • Issues of Impairment

Records

Confidentiality

  • Expectations
  • Principles
  • Exceptions
Informed Consent
  • The Essence of Informed Consent
  • Checking the Validity of Consent
Ethics and Clinical Practice
  • Clinicians and Interventions
  • The Counseling Relationship
  • Assessments, Diagnoses, and Treatment Planning
  • More than One Person in Session
  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Dual/Multiple Relationships

Ethical Principles

Ethical Decisions

Author

LEE ANNE WICHMANN, M.A., LMFT

LeeAnne Wichmann, LMFT, has been in clinical practice for 26 years. She has taught various classes in a graduate Couples and Family Therapy Program, and has presented at many national and regional conferences in the areas of professional ethics, domestic violence, attachment and testifying as an expert witness in court. In addition to providing professional ethics training, Ms. Wichmann’s 20 years as a clinical supervisor has emphasized the development of an ethical practice, and the need to know the laws related to practice. Ms. Wichmann served on the Oregon Board for Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists for five years. In reviewing consumer complaints against clinicians, she gained much insight into common ethical violations, and often what led to those violations. Ms. Wichmann is a Clinical Fellow and approved supervisor for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Lee Anne Wichman has an employment relationship with Eugene Solutions, LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Lee Anne Wichman is a Clinical Fellow for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

TERESA KINTIGH, LMFT

Teresa Kintigh, LMFT, has been in clinical practice for 16 years. She has been a frequent lecturer in the areas of child and family therapy. Ms. Kintigh has presented at national and regional conferences in the areas of attachment and testifying in court as an expert witness. She is a Clinical Fellow and approved supervisor for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. In her role as a clinical supervisor, Ms. Kintigh has gained great insight into the importance of knowing and understanding the ethics and laws related to mental health treatment.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Teresa Kintigh is in private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Teresa Kintigh is a Clinical Fellow for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
Continuing Education Credits
CE Credit is not available for this product.
Audience
  • Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Psychologists
  • Case Managers
  • Addiction Counselors
  • Therapists
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Nurses
  • Other Mental Health Professionals