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Social Work, Ethics, and Professional Responsibility

ID: 5407WEB

This webinar will examine the ethical and professional responsibilities that social workers have to their clients, to their colleagues and to the profession. Topics will include confidentiality and evidentiary privilege, duties and standards of care, and the role of the NASW Code of Ethics and licensure regulations. Participants should be prepared to discuss hypothetical situations and strategize responses that include both legal and social work ethical requirements.

*This webinar does not qualify for NBCC clock hours in ethics for Licensed Professional Counselors.


Fee: $100.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 5.0 Ethics

Instructor: Christine Heer, JD, MSW, LCSW, DVS
Dates: Monday, July 15, 2024 and Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm ET
Location: Live Interactive Online Webinar


Target Audience

Social Workers and Allied Health Professionals

Content Level

Beginner - Advanced

Webinar Completion Requirements

To earn CE credit, social workers must log in at the scheduled time, attend the entire course and complete an online course evaluation. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 10 business days of course completion.

System Requirements

  • Operating Systems: Windows XP or higher, MacOS 9 or higher, Android 4.0 or higher
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher, Google Chrome, Firefox 10.0 or higher
  • Broadband Internet connection: Cable, High-speed DSL & any other medium that is internet accessible.

About the Instructor

Christine Heer, JD, MSW, LCSW, DVS, been practicing Social Work for 30 years. She specializes in victim assistance services and diversity. She graduated law school in 2001 and specializes in family law, and specifically mediation and collaborative law. She also specializes in professional responsibility for mental health professionals. She has chaired the NASW Ethics committee. Christine has been an educator for 24 years and have provided educational programs for groups such as social work professionals, lawyers, judges, Licensed Marriage and Family therapists, human resource professionals, police officers, and many other groups. She has previously taught at Rutgers New Brunswick, Rutgers Camden, and Essex County College. She continues to teach for the Office of Continuing Education and the Victim Assistance Academy at the Rutgers SSW. She also teaches for the collaborative partnership of New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women, DCPP and Montclair State University. Notes

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