Ethical/Legal Issues in Family Treatment
September 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm$90
This work-shop addresses ethical and legal issues in clinical work with children, adolescents and families. Specific areas for discussion come from frequently-stated practice concerns voiced by professionals in the fields of psychology, social work, marriage and family therapy, and professional counseling. These concerns include ethical decision-making, patient diagnosis and confidentiality in a family context, child abuse and mandatory reporting, and custody problems.
1) Summarize an ethical deci-sion-making process within a family treatment context.
2) Apply ethical considerations to issues of patient diagnosis and confidentiality in family treatment.
3) Apply ethical considerations to issues of child maltreatment and mandatory reporting, and custody problems.