Ethical Dilemmas Involving Confidentiality

Ethical Dilemmas Involving Confidentiality

Course Expiration Date: 7/31/21

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $ 40.00.

Course Description: This course will discuss issues the LPC may face in practice involving confidentiality.

Instructor: Camilla Bravo, PhD, LPC-S, Master Business and Life Coach, Founder of the Bravo Institute

Target Audience: Licensed professional counselors, social workers, nurses and any other interested healthcare professional

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

•Discuss current technology policies and how they are different.

•Discuss situations that may trigger legal waivers that may break confidentiality.

•Identify obligations regarding confidential information when a client poses harm to self or others.

•List essential requirements regarding the release of records to third parties.

•Apply principles to several case examples.

Length of Course: 90 minutes

Credit Statements:

Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists:  This program has been approved for 1.5 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

Social Work: This program has been approved for 1.5 clock hours of non-social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Licensed Nurses:  Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 Upon successful completion of this program, attendees will receive 1.5 contact hours. 

Disclosure Statement:

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.

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