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Legal and Ethical Issues with Technology in Mental Health

Radisson Hotel El Paso Airport | El paso, USA
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Title: Legal and Ethical Issues with Technology in Mental Health
Specialty: Legal and forensic medicine
Dates: From Jan, 19, 2018 to Jan, 19, 2018
Location: El paso, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 199 to 219 USD
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Credits listed below are for full attendance at the live event only. Certificates of Completion are distributed at the conclusion of the live seminar for those who register prior to the event date and attend the full day. A letter of attendance will be issued to participants who register at the event, arrive late, or leave early. For those who registered day of (walk-ins), and are in full attendance, a certificate of completion for full CE credit will be sent within 30 days following the event. For those in partial attendance (arrived late or left early), an adjusted certificate of completion reflecting partial credit will be issued within 30 days (if your board allows). Please see “live seminar schedule” for full attendance start and end times. NOTE: Boards do not allow credit for breaks or lunch. 


If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, or questions on home study credit availability, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event. 


Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


PESI, Inc. offers continuing education programs and products under the brand names PESI, PESI Healthcare, PESI Rehab and Psychotherapy Networker.


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  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

A client goes on vacation and they want to schedule a session while they are out of state. How do you ethically and legally practice in this situation?


Smart phones are used for scheduling and for exchanging information. What happens if these phones are misplaced?


Emails are used to send important information to other professionals. How do we ensure the right person receives this information?


How do you ensure confidentiality of your clients in this digital age?


In today’s technologically advanced world it is difficult to keep up with the ever-changing laws and standards for using technology in our field. There are issues that are not clearly defined.


Joni Gilbertson, MA, NCC, LCPC, will use her wealth of experiences, real-life case examples, entertaining videos, and thought provoking scenarios to make challenging topics and concepts easy to discuss and learn. Be recognized for your experience and knowledge in compliance and ethics and technology and move your practice forward.


Attend this engaging workshop and walk away being more confident with:

New laws regarding using technology in your mental health practice

What the code of ethics states and how to apply this information

Navigate the gray areas and practice safely

The ability to immediately apply the information and new skills with your clients near and far


Articulate the legal and ethical codes that relate to mental health services using technology.

Designate the risks and pitfalls of using technology.

Determine boundary crossings and violations when using technology.

Specify interjurisdictional laws and regulations for using technology.

Evaluate cultural and multicultural considerations when using technology.

Apply ethical decision-making to solve difficult dilemmas.

Speakers/Faculty:

Joni Gilbertson, MA, NCC, LCPC, is a licensed clinical professional counselor, court program specialist and credentialed distance counselor. She is licensed in Illinois and presently resides in Florida. Joni is also a college instructor in the Sociology Department where she teaches legal issues and numerous other mental health and criminal justice classes. She recently was nominated and presented with the award for “Teachers Who Make a Difference” due to her engaging and dynamic style of teaching.


Joni is the owner/founder of COPE Counseling Services, LLC. These centers specialize in family treatment for both adults and children and court-ordered programming for people within the court system. Joni is also certified in domestic violence facilitation, sex offender training, distance counseling and selective creative therapies that enhance client awareness.


Joni has many years of experience working in law enforcement as a probation officer and chief of probation where she was directly responsible for training the staff on ethics and legal issues, suicide awareness, and other work-related topics. She has experience supervising a mental health staff and experience as a prison therapist where she trained the officers and mental health staff on legal issues, ethics, and other relative topics. She has given numerous trainings and lectures for agencies, hospitals, and universities on ethics, legal issues, mental health and suicide prevention. 


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General Info:

We are proud to offer special discount pricing on live seminar tuition for students.

Our live seminars are filled with the latest information and treatment techniques for mental health professionals, presented by engaging, industry-leading speakers. Supplement your academic coursework, impact your education, and network with professionals at an upcoming seminar - at a deeply discounted rate.


Who Qualifies

Students currently enrolled at any post-secondary institution are eligible for a 50% discount off standard, live one-day seminar tuition rates.


How To Register

A printable registration form is available for every upcoming seminar on the online seminar details page. Submit the completed registration form along with a copy of your current class schedule via fax or mail (details on the registration form). In the pricing section of the registration form, please write in STUDENT and the reduced tuition amount. Pre-payment required. Contact us for more details.

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2017-10-23
Late Registration From: 2017-10-24 To: 0--
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219
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Group registrations not allowed

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PESI HealthCare

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Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 Customer Service:

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-6:00pm CST

Phone: (800) 844-8260

Fax: (800) 554-9775

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PESI HealthCare

P.O. Box 1000

Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 Customer Service:

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-6:00pm CST

Phone: (800) 844-8260

Fax: (800) 554-9775

customersupport@pesi.com

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