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ACA271 - Duties to Report, Warn, and/or Protect


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Description

Description:
The general rule is that counselor-client communications are confidential and should be protected. However, there are important exceptions to this rule. This chapter addresses when confidentiality must be broken to report behavior of clients or others to government agencies, law enforcement, or affected individuals. School and workplace violence are also discussed.



Objectives:

  1. Examine important exceptions to confidentiality
  2. Explore when confidentiality must be broken to report behavior of clients or others to government agencies, law enforcement, or affected individuals

Source/Book Title: The Counselor and the Law, A Guide to Legal and Ethical Practice, Seventh Edition, by Anne Marie "Nancy" Wheeler, JD and Burt Bertram, EdD. To purchase the book visit www.counseling.org/publications.

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Category: Book Chapter

Credits

  • 1.00 - Clock Hours
  • 1.00 - Ethics Hours
  • 1.00 - NBCC
  • 1.00 - CRCC
  • 1.00 - Ohio Hours

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