Law and Ethics for Addiction Professionals

COM HLT X 470.6

This course is designed to understand the legal and ethical implications related to counseling while students also clarify their own beliefs and values.

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Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $485.00
As few as 6 weeks
2.0

What you can learn.

  • Interpret the applicable federal, state, and agency laws and regulations that apply to addiction counseling
  • Define and identify the scope of practice for addiction professionals and recognize when referral, supervision, or consultation is required
  • Characterize the consequences of violating the code of ethics and the ramifications of non-compliance with confidentiality regulations

About this course:

This course is designed to help students clarify their own beliefs and values, review the dynamics of the profession's Code of Ethics, gain knowledge about legal implications, and explore ethical issues related to substance use disorder counseling. In addition, students learn about the scope of practice for certified addiction counselors.

Summer 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.

Available
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Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Shawn Kravich
380181
Fee:
$485.00
43 days left. Enroll by Jul 27, 2021
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Notes

Required course in the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate. Restricted course; call (310) 825-7093 for permission to enroll. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.

Enrollment deadline: August 3, 2021. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after August 03, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Ethics for Addiction Professionals by Jennifer D. Berton
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jul 27, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 3, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 10, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 17, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 24, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 31, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online

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