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July/August 2021 The Therapist in Law and Ethics

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of the articles, are you able to:
  • Compute what voice over internet protocol (VoIP) is and how it may be utilized by the therapist
  •  Apply HIPAA’s security and privacy rule to VoIP
  • Describe how a therapist’s scope of competency is an important consideration when they are asked to write a letter about a client.
  • Describe how a possible dual relationship and/or conflict of interest may arise when a therapist provides an evaluation of their client for use in a legal proceeding.
  • Explain how a therapist could face possible allegations of bias in circumstances where they offer an opinion about a parent involved in a family law matter.
  • Describe one or more ethical standards that are applicable when writing a letter for a client.

The Therapist Magazine Link:
The Therapist July August 2021 (camft.org)

This test is valid for obtaining continuing education hours until August 31, 2022. CAMFT is recognized as a CE Provider by the Board of Behavioral Sciences for LMFTs, LEPs, LPCCs, and LCSWs (16 C.C.R. §1887.4.3(3)(D)).

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