Managing Risk in Social Work Profession: Private Practice Edition
1 - 2:30 pm ET
Speakers: Frederic Reamer, PhD and Frances Schopick JD, MSW
CE Credits: 1.5
Cost: NASW Member-$25 and Non-Member-$35
Managing risk in private practice is a crucial and intricate aspect of the social work profession, ensuring the safety and well-being of both clients and practitioners. Social workers play a pivotal role in addressing various societal challenges, from mental health issues to child welfare concerns, and the complexity of their tasks necessitates a proactive approach to risk management.
This presentation will provide an overview of the prominent themes and issues that tend to lead to litigation and licensing complaints in private practice, as well as explore risk mitigation strategies when working with families in private practice.