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BEING AN INFORMED COUNSELOR IN 2015 & BEYOND
Health Care Reform, Legal and Ethical Issues

6 Contact Hours (formerly CEUs) 
(3 hours of Ethics)

Saturday April 25th, 2015
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

WAYS TO ATTEND: 

Online:
Join the webinar from your home, office or meeting place.

In Person:
Monarch Hotel & Conference Center, 12566 SE 93rd Ave, Clackamas, OR 97015
(In Person registration begins at 8:30am)

The morning will cover what’s happening in Oregon with the implementation of Health Care Reform and legislative developments applicable to counselors. Learn the latest information for practitioners whether in private practice or an agency and what the future can and may hold. You’ll gain an understanding of Health Care Reform and an update on what’s happening now as it’s being implemented in Oregon and across the nation. The afternoon will cover important legal and ethical issues including: abuse reporting; common OBLPCT complaints and concerns; client record keeping; what to do when you get requests for records; and ways to reduce counselor risk. Attendees will learn to respond to the changing health care and legal climate from a place of knowledge instead of fear.

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 Register for the 2015 Fall Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Journey Into Healing.” Southern Oregon University has graciously offered their beautiful Ashland, OR campus as the venue. This is the perfect opportunity to visit Ashland and attend a play at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival! Come to our two day conference and then spend Sunday exploring southern Oregon! Look at our great line up of speakers:

Receive 6 ethics credits from Dr. Ofer Zur during a full day workshop Friday, Oct. 23. Dr. Zur will present “Ethics with Soul: Digital Ethics, Traditional Therapeutic Boundaries and Ethical and Clinical Considerations in the Age of Google, Facebook and Telehealth.” Dr. Zur is a licensed psychologist with a private psychotherapy practice in Sonoma, CA. He is also the director of the Zur Institute, LLC, which overs over 170 online continuing education courses for psychologists, counselors, social workers, nurses and other mental health practitioners.
Dr-Darryl-S-InabaDr. Darryl Inaba is Director of Clinical and Behavioral Health Services for the Addictions Recovery Center and Director of Research and Education of CNS Productions in Medford, Oregon. Dr. Inaba has authored several papers, award winning educational films and is co-author of Uppers, Downers, All Arounder a text on addiction and related disorders that is used in more than 400 colleges and universities.

Representative Peter Buckley will speak to us at lunchtime before our awards ceremony on Oct 24.


 

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