MFT, PCC, and ASW, LAW AND ETHICS EXAMINATION TRAINING IS NOW AVAILABLE!
 
If are you preparing to take the MFT (including PCC, and ASW) Law and Ethics Examination
and want…
A sense of what will be on the exam
Strategies to maximize passing the exam
Knowledge of Law and Ethics
Know how to study for the exam
Online and In Person trainings
Ongoing support
Mock exams
 
. . .  You can get all this at an economical price!
IN-PERSON TRAININGS:
 
Our in person trainings meet 4 hours weekly for three weeks or our 12hr two day Intensive training. We focus on the what, why, and how of passing the MFT Law and Ethics Examination. These are systematic weekly trainings that will assist you in strategizing, studying, and relaxing into the test. We cover CAMFT, NASW, and ACA Ethical codes.
You will understand Confidentiality and Exceptions to Confidentiality, Privilege, Consent, and Professional Practice. We have practice questions and scenarios that will stimulate what you have already learned! If you join an in person training you have the support of others in the group that may be experiencing the same anxiety and anticipation as you. Don’t do this alone, come join us! 
 Specific learning objectives:
  • Understand the legal mandates for confidentiality and exceptions to confidentiality
  • Identify holder of privilege and comply with legal requirements regarding the disclosure of privileged information
  • Identify rules and guidelines when working with minors
  • Knowledge of laws that define scope of practice and scope of competency
  • Recognize dual relationships that may harm client and/or the therapeutic relationship
  • Follow laws pertaining to informed consent, fee, disclosures
  • Evaluate when consultation is needed and how to protect client’s information
  • Explore therapist’s values, beliefs, and attitudes to prevent interference with the therapeutic relationship
  • Understand boundary crossings vs boundary violations
  • Recognize and attend to crisis issues while minimizing impact on the therapeutic relationship
  • Recognize reasons for termination while offering consistent care if applicable
  • Learn new advertisement rules for licensed and pre-licensed clinicians
  • Understand laws for record keeping
  • Knowledge of ethical guidelines and mandates when engaging in telehealth services
  • Understand ethical guidelines when working with research participant
  • Access rules and guidelines within the supervisor/supervisee relationship 
    WHEN:
            Next In-person 3 week class starts Friday, Jan 24th 2020 10a-2p.
            We will meet  3 Fridays: Jan 24th, 31st, and Feb 7th 2020
            Next In-person 12hr two day intensive class TBA
   WHERE:  
            HOPE Counseling Center 1430 Alhambra Blvd Ste 200, Sacramento, CA 95816 or 1528 Eureka Rd Ste                             101, Roseville, CA 95661 (will determine which works better)
            Space is limited to maximize learning
   COST:
            $250 for 3 weeks (4hrs per week) In person training
            $200 for Online training (access to material for 3 months) 
            $250 for 12hr 2 day Intensive In person training
ONLINE TRAININGS:
 
Our Online trainings allow you to work at your own pace! We have videos, PowerPoint, and recordings of all material used for the In-person trainings. Access to material for 3 months.
You will understand Confidentiality and Exceptions to Confidentiality, Privilege, Consent, and Professional Practice. We have practice questions and scenarios that will stimulate what you have already learned! 
Specific learning objectives:
  • Understand the legal mandates for confidentiality and exceptions to confidentiality
  • Identify holder of privilege and comply with legal requirements regarding the disclosure of privileged information
  • Identify rules and guidelines when working with minors
  • Knowledge of laws that define scope of practice and scope of competency
  • Recognize dual relationships that may harm client and/or the therapeutic relationship
  • Follow laws pertaining to informed consent, fee, disclosures
  • Evaluate when consultation is needed and how to protect client’s information
  • Explore therapist’s values, beliefs, and attitudes to prevent interference with the therapeutic relationship
  • Understand boundary crossings vs boundary violations
  • Recognize and attend to crisis issues while minimizing impact on the therapeutic relationship
  • Recognize reasons for termination while offering consistent care if applicable
  • Learn new advertisement rules for licensed and pre-licensed clinicians
  • Understand laws for record keeping
  • Knowledge of ethical guidelines and mandates when engaging in telehealth services
  • Understand ethical guidelines when working with research participant
  • Access rules and guidelines within the supervisor/supervisee relationship
   COST:
            $250 for 3 weeks (4hrs per week) In person training
            $200 for Online training (access to material for 3 months)
            $250 for 12hr 2 day Intensive In person training
 
 
 
CEU's are available for trainings. HOPE is a CAMFT-approved continuing education provider CEPA #131566.
 
Pay by credit card below or send check payable Darlene Davis, 1528 Eureka Rd Ste 101, Roseville CA 95661.
No refund once class starts. Full refund minus $25 administrative fee if cancelling prior to 1st class.     
Please feel free to email or call if you need accommodations or have questions.
Email: darlenedavis@hope-counselingcenter.org 
 
Phone: 916-248-2436.
       Sign up and receive $50 off! Use discount coupon:      
IWILLPASS (discount does not include 2 day intensive)
    
Here's what some participants said ...
​"The training was outstanding! Darlene Davis provided a breadth of knowledge in an interactive format that allowed for group critical thinking and sharing. What a blessing for all of us 'guinea pigs' preparing for the new Law and Ethics exam."
"With the changes to the upcoming testing procedure have come uncertainties. Prior to this class, I experienced anxiety regarding these unknowns. Upon completing the class; however, I feel secure in what I know and have gained insight into the intricacies of the law and ethics that are essential to our profession. Thank you so very much for your knowledge and time!!"
"This is a wonderful training. A great opportunity for learning in an intimate environment."

FACILITATED BY:
Darlene Davis is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. She is the Executive Director for HOPE Counseling Center where she supervises trainees and associates. She has been teaching masters level students in counseling for over 16 years and loves guiding clinicians through legal and ethical issues they may experience. She is known as “the one to go to” in the Sacramento area for Law and Ethics information and wrote for the monthly “Legal Beagle” newsletter for the Sacramento Valley Chapter of CAMFT. She is currently serving on the CAMFT Ethics Committee. She is an Expert Consultant for the Board of Behavioral Sciences. She also has a successful private practice where she serves individuals, couples, and families in living the life they desire. 

UPDATING NEW LAWS! AVAILABLE SOON

Sacramento Office

1430 Alhambra Blvd., Suite 200

Sacramento, CA  95816

Roseville Office

1528 Eureka Road, Suite 101

Roseville, CA  95661

Folsom Office

100 Iron Point Circle, Suite 134

Folsom, CA  95630

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