Certificate Program in Boundaries in Psychotherapy: Ethical, Clinical and Standard of Care Considerations
Gifts - Touch - Self-disclosure - Dual or Multiple Relationships - Home Visits - Bartering - Home Office - … and more
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Boundaries in psychotherapy refer to issues of self-disclosure, physical touch, gifts, bartering, physical touch, various forms of dual relationships, activities outside the office (home or hospital visits, attending clients’ weddings, adventure therapy, etc.), incidental encounters in the community, and social and other non-therapeutic contacts.
This is a unique certificate and is, most probably, the most extensive online continuing education program (total of 14 courses and 61 CE Credits) available on Boundaries in Psychotherapy. It covers areas, such as the general definition, scope, standard of care, and code of ethics regarding boundaries in psychotherapy and counseling and provides detailed discussions and guidelines for relevant codes of ethics on boundaries, such as dual relationships, gifts, touch, bartering, self-disclosure, home office and home visits. In addition, the package includes courses on risk management and power in psychotherapy.
You can take this extensive program over a period of 3 years and spread it over 3 license renewal periods. Upon completion of the courses in the certificate program, you will receive, via email, a final certificate of completion for your course of study suitable for framing. You will receive individual course certificates upon completion of each course.
Disclaimer: The courses offered in this certificate program regarding Boundaries are purely educational and do not intend to serve as a license (or permission) to mental health professionals to prescribe or practice any of the approaches discussed in this certificate program unless they fall within the scope of practice of your profession. Check with your licensing board about the scope of practice of your profession to make sure you practice within that scope. It also does not serve as a permission to title yourself in any specific way.
- Upon completion of the fourteen courses, you will receive, via email, a two-page pdf of your certificate of completion for your course of study, “Boundaries in Psychotherapy.”
- You do not have to complete a certificate or a course in one sitting.
- You can complete these courses in more than one session over a three-year period.
- You will receive individual course certificates upon completion of each course.
Total cost of the 61 CE Credit Hours - 14 online course certificate program (save $313): $305