UCLA Extension is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists and maintains responsibility for this program and its content; this course offers 6 contact hours of continuing education credit. The California Board of Psychology recognizes APA CE sponsor credit as meeting MCEP license renewal requirements. UCLA Extension is approved by California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) to provide continuing education for MFTs and LCSWs (provider #PCE 553); meets qualifications for up to 6 hours of CE credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by BBS.
This seminar focuses on current trends in legal and ethical issues in clinical practice for psychologists, marriage and family therapists, and licensed clinical social workers. The course includes brief film clips depicting situations that exemplify various complex ethical dilemmas, such as dealing with suicidal clients, the Patriot Act, whistleblower laws, working with minors, and updates to Tarasoff. Literature updates, relevant codes of ethics, and current expert opinion on standard of care also are discussed.
Enrollment deadline: Apr 26
Westwood: 202A Extension Lindbrook Center
1 meeting total