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Social Work Ethics and Boundaries Available Online


Fulfill the state requirement for ethics and boundaries training with this instructor-led, interactive online course. Participate in case discussions and explore examples that were referred to the state in order to prepare yourself for a variety of potential situations and successfully guide your practice through them.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Avoid common ethical violations and reduce personal liability in the practice of social work by developing a solid understanding of the past
  • Understand the Code of Ethics from the National Association of Social Workers
  • Apply ethical decision-making models to your future thinking
  • Recognize high-risk clients
  • Know the difference between personal and professional relationships
  • Understand why HIPPAA laws have confused clients and practitioners
  • Learn how actual past cases were decided, and how the interpretation of appropriate boundaries has changed in recent years

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Choose ONE SESSION to attend. The class is available monthly, and must be completed in the month that you register. 0.4 CEUs or 4.0 CEHs will be mailed after the instructor has verified your participation and successful completion of the course.

An email address must be included in your registration information.

You will be contacted by email one week before the starting date with a username, password and instructions for access to the class. YOU MUST LOG IN WITHIN THREE DAYS of getting your access link to retain your registration. Access is then available on the first day of class. This is an asynchronous platform.

Course Accessible: Nov. 3-30
Location: Available Online
Instructor: Barbara Bartlein, RN, LCSW, The People Pro, Milwaukee, WI
CEUs: 0.4/CEHs: 4.0
Program No. 7740-5867
Registration Deadline: Mon., Oct. 27
For more information, contact:
Mary Pick, Program Manager,, 414-227-3353


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