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NP0012 New Perspectives on Practice: Handling Today's Hidden Ethical Dilemmas

Earn 6 Ethics CEs Before December 31st!
As new realities collide with traditional ethical standards, many clinicians are growing more confused about their obligations. This 6-part webcast series with leading experts on ethical practice offers a lively, illuminating, practical exploration of current ethical guidelines for clinicians.

Mary Jo BarrettOfer ZurClifton MitchellWilliam DohertySteven FrankelMarlene Maheu
Mary Jo Barrett, Ofer Zur, Clifton Mitchell, William Doherty, Steven Frankel, and Marlene Maheu. Host: Rich Simon
SEE and LISTEN With Streaming-Video Webcasts!
Tuesdays and Thursdays:
December 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 ; 1-2 PM, Eastern

Including a Bonus Session with Marlene Maheu!
Bonus Session only available as part of the Enhanced Learning Track

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Explore the Full Range of Ethical Issues
with the Field's Leading Experts

Mary Jo Barrett Session 1 - Tuesday, December 6
Ethical Dilemmas for the 21st-Century Practitioner
Learn how to reconcile boundary maintenance with clinical wisdom. Mary Jo Barrett, M.S.W., will explain the role of self-reflection, peer supervision, and consultation in risk management.
Ofer Zur Session 2 - Thursday, December 8
Ethics in the Digital Age

A forward thinker when it comes to technology and psychotherapy, Ofer Zur, Ph.D., will make sense of ethical challenges posed by e-mail, social media, Google, and other technologies.
Clifton Mitchell Session 3 - Tuesday, December 13
The Therapist's Duty to Warn,
Report Abuse and Rape, and Handle Self-Injurious Behavior
Clifton Mitchell, Ph.D., will introduce the latest legal developments regarding therapists' responsibility to prevent clients from physically harming themselves or others, report abuse or rape, and handle right-to-die issues.
William Doherty Session 4 - Thursday, December 15
The Ethics of Termination

William Doherty, Ph.D., will use cases from the HBO series, "The Sopranos" and "In Treatment" to discuss helpful and unhelpful ways to broach terminations when clients are no longer benefiting from therapy.
Steve Frankel Session 5 - Tuesday, December 20
Law, Ethics, and Risk Management

Steven Frankel, Ph.D., J.D., will discuss how to avoid the most common ethical pitfalls. You'll gain the resources to answer the most frequently asked questions about legal and ethical issues.
Marlene Maheu BONUS!
Bonus Session - Thursday, December 22
Telemental Health in the 21st Century

Marlene Maheu, Ph.D., will discuss how to provide online therapy effectively while maintaining boundaries when integrating the latest tools like Skype, Google, and virtual self-help products.

Bonus Session is available only to Enhanced Learning Track Participants

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8 Great Reasons To Sign Up Now!

This 6-session streaming-video webcast will feature some of the leading proponents of maintaining ethical standards, as well as recognized critics who question both their scientific foundations and, perhaps even more relevant, the therapeutic implications of some standards. You'll get:
6 dynamic sessions with recognized Ethics experts!
Streaming-video webcasts that make learning come alive!
Free-wheeling, down-to-earth conversational format!
Lively post-session exchanges with peers and presenters!
Streaming-video sessions and slides available anytime!
MP3s and bonus materials--all yours to keep!
Earn 6 Ethics CEs by the end of December!
Includes Bonus Session with Marlene Maheu!

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"Your discussion on ethics has been the best I've ever 'attended', thanks for a REAL workshop on ethics. Very helpful and
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"This was the most helpful ethics course I've had to date. I've had more questions than answers after other courses. Thanks for
a great workshop!"

"Wow! What a treat! So validating to know that I'm not alone in my frustrating situations. Thank you so much for your insight and collaborative approach." --Susan

"Thank you for a wonderful presentation. It was a good reminder to all of us who have been in the field for a while, as well as those who are newer to the field." --Luella

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As an Enhanced Learning Track participant, you'll get a link to the on-demand, online version of each session of this course. You'll also get the MP3s, presentation materials, course readings, and bonus materials. Everything is yours to keep, listen to, and watch at your convenience.

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Our Presenters Are Leaders In The Field

Mary Jo Barrett, M.S.W., is the founder and director of the Center for Contextual Change and teaches at the University of Chicago. She’s the coauthor of Systemic Treatment of Incest and coeditor of Treating Incest: A Multimodal Systems Perspective.

Ofer Zur Ph.D., director of the Zur Institute, is a licensed psychologist from Sonoma, California. He’s written dozens of articles and four books, including Dual Relationships in Psychotherapy and Boundaries in Psychotherapy.

Clifton Mitchell, Ph.D., is a professor at East Tennessee State University, where he received the Teacher of the Year Award in 2002. He's the author of Dealing with Highly Resistant Clients.

William Doherty, Ph.D., is a professor and director of the Citizen Professional Center at the University of Minnesota. His books include Take Back Your Marriage, Putting Children First, and Take Back Your Kids. His latest book is Family Therapy, with Susan McDaniel.

Steven Frankel, Ph.D., J.D., is an A.B.P.P. certified clinical and forensic psychologist, as well as an attorney at law. He's currently a clinical professor of psychology at University of Southern California.

Marlene Maheu, Ph.D., has been a leader and pioneer in telehealth since 1994. She developed the first online consumer portal for psychology worldwide, now known as, and chaired the first telehealth-related taskforce at the APA. She's the lead author of The Mental Health Profession and the New Technologies.

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