Law & Ethics of Clinical Documentation for a post Roe world

Regular Price: $60 Member Price: $40 Student Price: $12.5

Registration closes Feb 15, 2023 @ 11:00 PM.  Any registrations after that time will incur a $15 late fee.

February 17, 2023

9:00 to 10:30

Description:

The US Supreme Court’s recent ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization has created some dramatic and fundamental changes to the delivery of healthcare services.  Through a discussion of this new case in the historical and legal context of Roe V. Wade, we will identify the specific impacts this has on client confidentiality and documentation of clinical services.  This 3 hour workshop is intended to meet ethics continuing education requirements.

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February 17, 2023

9:00 to 10:30

Registration closes Feb 15, 2023 @ 11:00 PM.  Any registrations after that time will incur a $15 late fee.

Description:

The US Supreme Court’s recent ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization has created some dramatic and fundamental changes to the delivery of healthcare services.  Through a discussion of this new case in the historical and legal context of Roe V. Wade, we will identify the specific impacts this has on client confidentiality and documentation of clinical services.  This 1.5 hour workshop is intended to meet ethics continuing education requirements.

 Learning Objectives:

After this workshop, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the impact of the US Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision

2. Describe the impact of the US Supreme Court’s Dobbs v. Jackson decision

3. Outline some significant impacts of the Dobbs v. Jackson decision

4. Articulate strategies to protect client interest given the Dobbs v. Jackson decision

About the Presenter

Eric Ström is an attorney and Licensed Mental Health Counselor. As an attorney, Eric provides legal counsel, consultation, and guidance to mental health professionals. Eric’s counseling practice is focused on providing counseling services to combat veterans and their families. Eric currently serves on the American Mental Health Counselors Association Ethics Committee, is the ethics advisor for the Washington Mental Health Counselors Association, and provides clinical consultation to the US Department of Veterans Affairs.

 

No CE's offered for student registrations. 

WMHCA Event Cancellation Policy Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund, less a $15 cancellation fee, cancellations must be made by contacting Sara@wmhca.org at least 48 hours prior to workshop date. There will be no refunds within 48 hours of the workshop date.

This course is approved for 1.5 CE hours for LMHC’s, LMFT’s, LCSW’s and all associate level licensees in Washington State.

Washington Mental Health Association (WMHCA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2079. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. WMHCA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

1.5 NBCC clock hours will be awarded at the conclusion of the course.