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This learning activity provides information about the clinical practice of counseling and the importance of consulting others who can provide guidance is demonstrated by reviewing case examples.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about legal matters that may arise in the course of a counselor's practice and strategies to reduce liability.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify potential legal issues that may occur in the course of one's practice.
  2. Recognize appropriate professionals who can assist the counselor with legal issues.
  3. Outline strategies to limit liability exposure.
Price: $12.95


  • NBCC 1.0 CH
  • NAADAC 1.0 CH

Wolters Kluwer Health Inc /Lippincott Continuing Professional Development 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. Wolters Kluwer Health Inc./Lippincott Continuing Professional Development is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins/Wolters Kluwer Health is a NAADAC Approved Education Provider.

Test Code: CLI1116MHC
Published: Dec 2016
Expires: 11/1/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Edith Brous, MS/MPH, JD, RN