The event includes a hot breakfast buffet, a buffet luncheon, afternoon snacks, drinks, and 6 CEUs. Our venue, Michael’s at Shoreline offers a spacious meeting room and outdoor patio for breaks and meals. Please join us and enjoy being a part of the SCV-CAMFT community.
About the Presentation
David Jensen, J.D., will stress the importance of the psychotherapist's role as a creator of legal and ethical outcomes, whether for good or for ill. In particular, he will instruct attendees on the ten fundamentals of practicing legally, ethically, safely, and confidently. This course will also cover the important subjects of patients who are dangerous to third parties, and provide attendees with an overview of the BBS administrative hearing process.
1. Recognize the importance of the psychotherapist's role and their effect on good or bad legal and ethical outcomes.
2. Identify the four fundamentals of practicing legally, ethically, safely and confidently.
3. Recognize the differences between the duty to warn, the duty to protect, and the duty to report.
4. Summarize the BBS administrative hearing process as it applies to therapy.
About the Presenter
Dave Jensen, JD has been a staff attorney with CAMFT since April 2002. As an attorney with CAMFT, he consults with its members regarding their legal and ethical dilemmas, and he is a regular contributor to The Therapist magazine. Dave gives numerous law and ethics presentations to chapters, schools, and agencies, which have helped therapists to better understand their legal and ethical obligations.
Early bird registration ends Aug. 13!
8:30 am check-in and breakfast with the presentation starting at 9:00 am. Walk-in attendees, please arrive early to complete your registration and payment.
An email with a link to the handouts will be sent to workshop registrants the week of the workshop. We will not provide paper handouts. If you want them at the workshop, you will need to print them and bring them.