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Cutting Edge Ethics and Risk Management Issues in Social Work

Featuring Dr. Frederic Reamer

NASWAZ Chapter 0 564

Cutting-edge Ethics and Risk-Management Issues in Social Work

Online and distance social work has quickly come of age. It is important to adopt best practices to work online inan ethical and effective way. For some social workers, remote delivery of services reaches clients who live longdistances from their office or whose special needs limit their ability to travel. For other social workers, online anddistance social work has become a sudden necessity because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It isessential for social workers to keep pace with rapidly evolving ethical and legal standards governing online anddistance practice. This webinar will provide an up-to-the-minute overview of prevailing standards in social work. Dr.Frederic Reamer will discuss recent technology-related updates to the NASW Code of Ethics; new technologystandards adopted jointly by the NASW, ASWB, CSWE, and Clinical Social Work Association; and relevant statutesand regulations. He will discuss potential benefits and risks of online and distance social work services, andpresent practical strategies to protect clients and prevent licensing board complaints and litigation.

Staying Out of Trouble

NASWAZ Chapter 0 2139

Provided via Zoom, this event is split into 2, 3 hour sessions starting Oct. 2nd at 9am-12pm and again Oct. 9th 9am-12pm. Must attend both

About this Event

Knowledge and implementation of best practices in your documentation and practice protocols can protect you. In this seminar you will learn how to minimize your risk. You'll learn about the differences between being sued and having a complaint brought against your license. You'll learn how the Board of Behavioral Health Examiners works, and what to expect if you do have to appear before it. You'll learn about laws and rules which govern how you should be documenting (and more!).


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