Legal and Ethical Issues: Sorting Through the Toughest Legal and Ethical Issues
By Clifton Mitchell, Ph.D
This training is a must for every therapist and counselors practice. Dr Mitchell begins this training with a basic “ Introduction to Ethics 101.” He then goes in depth into some of the more controversial laws and codes that could be perceived two ways. He talks about how to navigate between your Board(s), Lawyer and Clients. The most insightful are the real case discussions revolving pertinent issues that every therapist and counselor must know. The laws and ethics concerning: email, sex offenders, insurance issues and fraud, date rape, child abuse, statutory rape and “duty to warn” (the Big 4.) This is an intermediate course intended for practicing clinicians.
Describe current legal and ethical mandates.
Discuss the mental health professional’s legal and ethical duties regarding a wide array of situations.
Online Video Course (3 Credits)
Online Audio Course (3 Credits)