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Ethical Issues Related to Social Workers’ Use of Social Media and Online Services Tuesday, March 20, 2012
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Credit Hours: 2 CEU(s)
This webinar will explore novel and emerging ethical issues arising out of social workers' growing use of electronic interventions, electronic communications, and social media. Discussion areas include social networking sites, e-therapy, chat rooms, moderated forums, e-based psychoeducation, self-guided web-based intervention, video conferencing, telephone therapy, avatar therapy, expert systems, email exchanges, text messages, and client blogs. The webinar will focus on key ethical issues related to privacy, confidentiality, privileged communication, informed consent, boundaries, and documentation, among others. The presenter will make extensive use of case material and provide opportunity for audience participation.
2.0 Ethics CEs will be provided.
NOTE: This course may not meet the Ethics requirement in your state, but may be accepted for general CE credit. Please check with your state licensing board.
• Frederic Reamer, PhD
• Dawn Hobdy, MSW, LICSW