Law and Ethics CA (18CE)

California Law and Ethics

Total Hours: 18

No Book to Buy - Online Text

Unlimited Test Retakes

Sponsor Approval: Please visit our provider approval page for a list of national and state sponsored approvals.

Course delivery method and format: self-paced online training.

Course Requirements:

1. Course Reading,

2. Online PostTest

3. Course Evaluation.

After successfully completing the Course Reading, PostTest and Evaluation a certificate of completion will be issued online.

Course Presenter: Ann West, M.A. has over 30 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist. She’s currently the clinical director for Vista Continuing Education. She creates, designs and implements online training programs for mental health professional.

Intermediate level course

Course Objectives

1. Describe the Code of Ethics.

2. Describe how the supervisory role can be used to prevent the violation of boundaries.

3. Describe Informed Consent.

4. Identify the ethical and legal principals of confidentiality.

5. Describe confidentiality laws and the impact of those laws on the therapeutic relationship.

6. Apply ethical codes to the termination of therapy.

7. Identify Child and Elder Abuse Reporting Laws.

8.  Describe unprofessional conduct.

9.  Describe scope of practice.

Course Description: This course is written and posted to help professionals meet the CA BBS Law and Ethics requirement for 18 hours/credits. The course covers all major legal and ethical issues facing clinicians today.