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APA Ethics Code 2017

Author: APA

Course Created: 2017

Practice Level: Intermediate

This course does not qualify for NBCC credit

No book to buy Duration: 2 hours
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Course Summary

This course is based on the APA Ethics Code 2017. The participant will study the Code of Ethics then demonstrate their level of competency by taking a posttest.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the purpose of the APA Ethics Code 2017.
  • Describe the concept of patient confidentiality.
  • Explain the concept of informed consent.

Course Syllabus

  • General Principles
  • Resolving Ethical Issues
  • Competence
  • Human Relations
  • Privacy and Confidentiality
  • Advertising and Other Public Statements
  • Record Keeping and Fees
  • Education and Training
  • Research and Publication
  • Assessment
  • Therapy, provider #1115, is approved as an ACE provider to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. ACE provider approval period: 07/08/21-07/08/24. Social workers completing this course receive 2 ethics continuing education credits.

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