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Activity Steps


Any complaint filed against a healthcare provider's license can have career-altering consequences. An action taken against a counselor's license to practice differs from a professional liability claim in that it may or may not involve allegations related to patient care and treatment.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the legal and ethical duties of counselor professionals.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify the value of obtaining signed ROIs prior to contacting parties outside the agreed upon treatment plan.
  2. Use proven therapeutic techniques that match the client's presenting problem and not pursue personal contact outside of the professional relationship.
  3. Recognize the importance of supervisory intervention for inappropriate counselor/client relationships.
Price: $12.95


  • NBCC 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development/Wolters Kluwer Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6855. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Lippincott Professional Development/Wolters Kluwer Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Test Code: CLD0719PC
Published: 2019-07-01
Expires: 11/1/2021
Required Passing Score: 15/19 (78%)
Specialties: Counseling/Therapy, Legal