Workshops

Ethical Issues in Social Work Practice

ID: 5418WEB

This is a 5 hour webinar. Knowledge of Ethic Issues is not only an intrinsic aspect of good Social Work practice, but it also serves as a Risk Management tool to protect both the worker and the client. This webinar will expose participants to theoretical material regarding ethical decision making, and discuss and utilize guidelines for making ethical decisions. Through the use ethical case examples, participants will have hands on opportunities to recognize ethical issues in various scenarios, and develop appropriate responses to the dilemmas presented.

*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: Robert Hazlett, MSW, PhD
Date: Thursday, July 11, 2024
Time: 9:30 am - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Live Interactive Online Webinar


Webinar Objectives

1. Discuss various aspects of the NASW Code of Ethics;

2. Utilize specific theoretical perspectives to aid in decision; and

3. Develop a concrete approach to making ethical decisions in practice

Webinar Outline

9:30am Introductions, Program Design, Questions/Discussion about Ethics

10:00am Questions/Discussion about the Code of Ethics 10:30am Lecture: Perception in Ethical Decision Making

11:00am Breakout Group Ethical Case Study

11:30am Presentations re: Ethical Case Study

12:00pm Review/Questions/Comments

12:30pm Lecture/Discussion: A Guide to Ethical Decision Making

1:00pm Definition and Poll re: Dual Relationships

1:30pm Presentation: Boundary Issues in Social Work

2:00pm Case Discussion: Boundary Issues 2:30pm Lecture: Standards for the Use of Technology in Practice

2:45pm Questions/ Comments/ Wrap-up

3:00pm End

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

Robert Hazlett, MSW, PhD, has had a long tenured career as a social work clinician, supervisor, teacher, and administrator. He is the former executive director of the Long Beach Island Community Center, a large multi-program nonprofit organization with over 130 employees, located in Brant Beach New Jersey. He led the organization through an extensive expansion in programs serving the community in his more than 25 years as a leader there. Dr. Hazlett is currently an adjunct professor and popular trainer at the Rutgers School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education where he teaches on several topics including ethics, management, the DSM-5, supervision, and training skills.

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