This session will enable counselors to understand the nature of malpractice claims, through the exploration of current claims data against counselors across the country. We will review the nature of claims, injuries and outcomes from both a risk and a fiscal perspective. We will also review claim scenarios as a didactic tool with a focus on risk management.
Define the average dollar value of counselor malpractice claims
Define the leading negligence allegations against counselors
Define risk management strategies that will help to improve the defense of counselors who are alleged negligent