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Law & Ethics Annual Workshop to be held September 19, 2020

  • Sat, September 19, 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • French Hospital Copeland Auditorium
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Registration

  • current Chapter Board members
  • Licensed chapter members (MFT or LCSW) between September 1 and September 14, 2020
  • Central Coast Chapter Pre-licensed Student or Associate between September 1 and September 14, 2020
  • Central Coast Licensed (MFT or LCSW) Chapter Member Early Bird registration by August 31, 2020
  • Chapter Pre-licensed Student or Associate registration by registration by August 31, 2020
  • Non-Chapter Member registration by August 31, 2020
  • Non-Chapter member after August 31, 2020

Register

Law & Ethics Annual Workshop: Staying on the Good Side of the BBS

with David Jensen, JD

We have set a date for our annual Law & Ethics workshop: Saturday, September 19, 2020.  You may register to hold your space without paying for now so that you can optimize your current financial situation.  We will send emails closer to the date so that you may pay in advance of the workshop.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

French Hospital Copeland Education Pavilion

3rd Floor Auditorium

1911 Johnson Avenue

San Luis Obispo, CA

Goals of “Staying on the Good Side of the BBS”

This workshop is designed to give attendees an overview of the licensing board complaint and investigation process and educate licensees and associates about the statutory powers that the BBS has so that misconduct can be avoided.

In terms of goals, attendees will be able to:

  1. Describe the complaint mechanism process for the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
  2. Discuss the 25 ways that licensees and associates can get into trouble with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
  3. Explain the differences between a Citation and an Accusation/Statement of Issues.
  4. Identify the "things" licensees and associates can do to stay on the good side of the BBS

Timed Outline (approximate)

Introduction:                                       9:00-9:15
Anatomy of a BBS Complaint:          9:15-9:45
Accusations versus Citations: 9:45-10:15
Three Levels of Law & Ethics:          10:15-10:30
Statutory/Regulatory Concepts of Unprofessional Conduct:             10:30-12:00
Statutory/Regulatory Concepts of Unprofessional Conduct: 1:00-4:00                

Arrival time for this event: 8:30am-8:55am -- we will help people join our chapter on the spot before workshop, at the break, or after the workshop.

If you choose not to pay online, please BRING THE CHECK WITH YOU ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT.  We no longer accept checks for event by mail.

This course meets the qualifications for six hours of continuing education credits for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and/or LEPs as required by the Board of Behavioral Sciences. Completion of this course earns a discount on liability insurance.  You will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the workshop.

The Central Coast Chapter of CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for MFTs, Associates and students, MSWs, LEPs and LPCCs. The Central Coast Chapter of CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.           

PLEASE NOTE: If you would like to receive CEUs for ANY Central Coast Chapter of CAMFT events, please plan to:

  • Arrive no later than 5 minutes from the beginning of the workshop,
  • Sign in at the registration desk,
  • Attend the full workshop,
  • Complete an evaluation and
  • Sign out at the end of the event

If you know you will be late or you need to leave early, you may still attend for free!  Thank you for respecting our presenters.

Refund Policy for all events: Registrants who do not attend or fail to cancel registration seven days prior to scheduled event will be charged full fee.  The only exception will be for registrants who are unable to attend due to family emergency.  If you need to cancel, please contact Chapter President Kim Richards within seven days of the upcoming event at (805) 458-8063, richardskimlmft@gmail.com.

If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this event, please contact Chapter President Kim Richards within 10 days of the upcoming event at (805) 458-8063richardskimlmft@gmail.com.

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