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Section 1887.3 (d) of the Statute and Regulations for LMFT, LCSW, LPCC and LEP requires 6 Hour Law and Ethics CEUs.
(download the statutes here)
This event is for you!
September 22, 2017
Marina Village Conference Center
1936 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA, RM D8
*30-minutes for lunch break and two, 15-minute breaks will not be counted toward CE time awarded. Please arrive at least 15-minutes prior to start of event to complete registration.
Light morning refreshments will be served as well as lunch.
Ample free parking at Marina Village and you'll be on the bay!
Using the Language of the Law to
‘Salt & Pepper’ Your Treatment Records
David Jensen, J.D., will review the four fundamentals of the psychotherapy profession, review the fundamental aspects of record keeping, and answer the questions many clinicians struggle with regarding the content of their treatment records: Should I write a lot? Should I write a little? What really needs to be in my records?
1. Explain the “building blocks” of the BBS’s law regarding record keeping.
2. Identify mistakes made by colleagues in the area of record keeping.
3. State the core subject areas of a treatment record.
4. Compare/contrast record keeping requirements of the public and private mental health systems.
5. Identify key legal terms that should “salt and pepper” your records, treatment or otherwise.
6. Describe the “D-A-V-E Way” of keeping records.
About the Presenter: Dave Jensen, J.D.
Dave Jensen has been a Staff Attorney with CAMFT since April 2002. As an attorney with CAMFT, Dave consults with its members regarding their legal and ethical dilemmas and obligations, and he is a regular contributor to The Therapist magazine.
This course is designed for mental health professionals.
$90 for chapter member
$75 for pre-licensed members
$50 for students in a related field
$140 non-chapter member
$90 other chapter members
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Course Completion certificates will be awarded electronically in exchange for a completed evaluation form. Course meets the qualifications for 6-hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs, as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
This course is provided by the San Diego Chapter of the California association of marriage and family therapists (Provider #57330) and is approved by the California association of marriage and family therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs.