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Making Ethics Your Best Friend

CPD Workshop

The aim of this CPD workshop is to assist provisional and early career psychologists to understand the importance of ethical awareness and the use of the Ethical Decision Making Model to evaluate concerns and determine appropriate courses of action.


The training will include:

Live Lecture

Group Discussion

Activities

Homework


A range of resources such as templates, reading materials, tip sheets will be provided.

 

Session Schedule

Session Schedule:


Session 1 – Introductions and Understanding the prevalence of types of ethical misconduct

Session 2 –Understanding the Ethical Decision Making Model

Session 3 – Mandatory reporting requirements

Session 4 – Becoming familiar with the Code of Ethics – Principle A – with a focus on:

Informed consent

Confidentiality

Release of information to clients, lawyer, under subpoena

Session 5 – Becoming familiar with the Code of Ethics – Principle B with a focus on:

Competence

Record keeping

Provision of psychological services at the request of a third party

Provision of psychological services to multiple clients

Session 6 – Becoming familiar with the Code of Ethics – Principle B (Continued) with a focus on:

Termination of psychological services

Psychological assessments

Delegations of professional tasks

Session 7 – Becoming familiar with the Code of Ethics – Principle C with a focus on:

Reputable behaviour

Communication

Conflict of interest

Non-exploitation and Financial arrangements

Session 8 – Five Moral Principles – Autonomy, Nonmaleficence, Beneficence, Justice, Fidelity

 

Facilitator: Mrs Trish Purnell-Webb

Duration: 8 x 1 hour sessions over 8 weeks (1 hour per week)

CPD Hours: 8

Cost: $300 

Commencement Date: 2nd February 2022, Wednesdays 5pm (AEST) 

 
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