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APSY 7605 Ethical and Legal Issues in Mental Health Counseling (Summer: 3 )

Course Description

Topics include professional codes and ethical principles; laws governing mental health professions; confidentiality, privacy and record keeping; client rights and malpractice; issues in supervision; dual role relationships; psychological assessment; and, issues specific to minorities, children and specialized treatment modalities and techniques. Emphasis is on the preparation of mental health counselors and other mental health professionals.

Instructor(s): David Blustein

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 14-Dec-17