Online Course » Ethics: Money and the Therapeutic Relationship

Course Description:
Kathleen Murphy, PhD, presents principles of ethical decision-making in setting fees and billing for psychological services, and Robert Galatzer-Levy, MD, discusses the psychological meaning of money in the therapeutic relationship, including the difficulty that therapists have in talking to patients about money. These interviews are text-based.
Course Objective:
Upon completing this program, participants should be able to:
  • Identify ethical issues related to setting fees and billing for psychological services; and
  • Apply an ethical decision making process when making ethical decisions as a therapist.
Author Bio:
Barbara Alexander, LCSW, BCD, founder and president of On Good Authority, interviews: Kathleen Murphy, PhD, a licensed clinical social worker in private practice in Glenview, Illinois, where she specializes in working with children with chronic disease, disability, and terminal illness. Dr. Murphy has served on the NASW Committee on Inquiry in Illinois since 1985, and she a former chair of the National Committee of Ethics and Adjudication. She is a frequent speaker on the topic of ethical issues in mental health and social work practice. Dr. Murphy is on the faculty of the Institute for Clinical Social Work in Chicago, as well as being a visiting lecturer for Loyola University School of Social Work and the Jane Addams College of Social Work, University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to her private practice and her workshops on ethical issues, she has published on the topics of home care with families and on addictions.
Credits:
2.00
Hours:
2.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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