Evolution of Psychotherapy 2017 | Evolution of Psychotherapy
A. Steven Frankel, PhD, JD, ABPP
Original Program Date :
Dec 12, 2017
This is a description.
Recent developments in law and ethics will impact clinicians of all disciplines. Changes to child abuse reporting obligations, changes for custody evaluators, record-keeping and maintenance, emerging issues and risks, and updates on duties to inform and warn when violent behavior may occur are covered in the workshop.
The educational objectives are listed.
Identify at least three areas of practice for which legal/ethical changes have developed in the past 5-10 years.
State the most effective strategy for maintaining clinical records of patient/client care.
Identify two significant problems for clinicians who wish to provide telehealth services
State two major cautions for clinicians who receive subpoenas for patient/client records.
State the differences between three classes of witnesses in courts.
Identify two “slippery slopes” of concern to clinician risk management.
Session may be edited to preserve confidentiality.