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Ethical Dilemmas and Decision Making in Behavioral Health: How to Practice in a Safe and Ethical Way
Nov 21, 2019 | CME 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Fairview Heights, Illinois
Ethical Dilemmas and Decision Making in Behavioral Health: How to Practice in a Safe and Ethical Way is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Nov 21, 2019 at Holiday Inn St. Louis-Fairview Heights, Fairview Heights, Illinois, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Target Audience: • Counselors • Psychologists • Case Managers • Psychotherapists • Social Workers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: As a mental health professional, you are confronted on a regular basis with the challenges of complex ethical and legal issues. Knowing and applying an ethical decision making framework will provide you with tools to: • manage ethical issues in a systematic way • separate facts from assumptions and biases • track the potential harms of each course of action • formulate an ethical rationale for selecting the least harmful option • decide on the most appropriate way to implement your choice • assess what went wrong, or could go wrong, so you can prevent it from happening Objectives: • Utilize an ethical decision making framework to recognize, analyze, resolve and/or prevent ethical problems and dilemmas in your clinical practice. • Communicate how an understanding of common boundary and dual relationship issues/dilemmas can help you maintain appropriate relationships with your clients. • Determine conditions and limits of self-determination in order to avoid negatively impacting the therapeutic alliance. • Identify ethical issues concerning confidentiality and informed consent, recognize their limits and employ safeguards in your clinical practice. • Analyze the limits of confidentiality as it relates to duty to warn law in clinical practice. • Recognize ethical challenges you should consider when responding to subpoenas that request disclosure of client records.