Boundary violations represent a failure of ethical reasoning by professionals. This course will examine the work of Gwen Adshead and her explanation of why boundary violations are more common in forensic practices. She believes there are features of forensic mental health care that are so disturbing clininicans turn a blind eye to what is going on in front of them.
1. Define boundaries and how to set them in forensic practice.
2. Define the need to supervision and clinical oversight for all staff, even supervisors.
3. Identify potential issues with long-term relationships in residential forensic settings.
4. Briefly discuss the five models of health relationships.
Person Centered Coaching & Consultation Group, provider #141608, is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFT’S, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and LEP’s. Person Centered Coaching & Consultation Group maintains responsibility for the program and all its content.
Course meets the qualifications for 2 hours of continuing education credit for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and LEP’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.