PROFESSIONAL ETHICS 2August 9 and 10, 2019
Trainer: Thea Wessel, LPC, LAC, MAC, NCAAC
14 Hours / 3 Days
Meets Office of Behavorial Health (OBH), Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC) requirement, Domestic Violence (DV)
and Continuing Education Units (CEU)
(Pre-requisite is Professional Ethics I) This class will provide participants with a comprehensive introduction to ethical and risk management issues related to addiction treatment and services. It will focus on three key topics: 1) ethical dilemmas encountered by addiction professionals with the use of case studies; 2) ethical decision-making strategies; and 3) risk management concepts designed to prevent ethics complaints and ethics-related lawsuits pertaining to professionals’ handling of confidential information, informed consent, boundary issues and dual relationships, conflicts of interest, service delivery, supervision, consultation, referral and termination of services.