Private Practice Owner's Guide to Business Protocols and Human Resources Practices

Private Practice Owner's Guide to Business Protocols and Human Resources Practices

Welcome to Private Practice Owner’s Guide to Business Protocols and Human Resources Practices!

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Lessons

Description

This interactive learning module will give private practice owners and staff members some valuable information regarding liability, policy and procedure development, and hiring practices. Practice owners and their staff will be able to better evaluate and improve their policy-making processes. There are 2 additional handouts that you can download to help with your practice (this material is part of the CE content).

Risk Management is an integral part of a counselor’s standard business practice. HPSO, in cooperation with its insurance underwriter, CNA, firmly believe that knowledge and preparation are the keys to protecting the well-being of clients and minimizing liability risk. This content is provided in part by HPSO and CNA and produced by the American Counseling Association.

Learning Objectives:
In this module participants will:

  • Describe the importance of developing policies and procedures for owners of a private counseling practice.
  • Explain the risk management benefit of providing consistent supervision of subordinates in the private practice setting.
  • Describe key human resources issues as they apply to a professional counselor who owns and manages a private practice.

Presenter:

John Duggan, MA

John P. Duggan, MA, LPC, LCPC is a graduate of Marymount University in Arlington, VA with an MA in Counseling and of the Washington Theological Union in Washington, DC with an MA in Theology. He is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and has experience managing a private practice, managing clinical services for an agency and providing crisis services in a hospital emergency services department. John is the Manager, Professional Development for the American Counseling Association.

Activities Included:

Handouts

Private Practice Owner’s Guide to Business Protocols and Human Resources Practices

Private Practice Owner’s Guide to Business Protocols and Human Resources Practices Evaluation