Provider #50-290 This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours.
Provider # RST050401 290 This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours.
Relias, LLC, #1273, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Relias LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 02/10/2018-02/10/2021.
Course Delivery Format: Asynchronous Distance Learning-interaction includes quizzes with questions and answers, post-tests. This module is Reading-based.
Social workers completing this course receive 1.50 Ethics continuing education clock hours.
Relias, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0009.
Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of licensed master social work and licensed clinical social work in New York. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice for an LMSW and LCSW. A licensee who practices beyond the authorized scope of practice could be charged with unprofessional conduct under the Education Law and Regents Rules.
As a provider of online, asynchronous education, some courses offered by Relias Learning are considered “self-study” under section 74.10(c)(2)(ii)(b)(4) of the Commissioner’s Regulations. The regulations limit self-study activities taken from a provider approved by the Education Department to no more than 12 hours in the 36-month registration period or one-third of the hours in a registration period other than 36 months.
Social workers will receive 1.50 continuing education hours for participating in this course. This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours.
South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners (CEBroker Provider 50-290)
Section 1: Introduction
About This Course
Section 2: Overview of Professional Ethics
Why Professional Ethics are Important
NASW Code of Ethics
Other Sources of Ethical Guidance
Section 3: Ethical Mistakes and Dilemmas
A Failure to Report
Common Ethical Mistakes
What is An Ethical Dilemma?
Common Ethical Dilemmas
Confidentiality and Minors
Electronic Communication and Privacy
The Ethics of Self-Care
Section 4: Ethical Decision Making
When There is No Simple Answer
Personal Value Conflicts
Steps to Take in Ethical Decision Making
Six-Stage Model of Personal Values and Ethics
The ETHICS Model
Section 5: Ethical Responsibilities in Advocacy and Social Justice
For All Social Workers
Challenging Social Injustice and Addressing Social Problems
An Ethical Dilemma in Advocacy
Section 6: Conclusion
Stephanie received a Master of Social Work degree from Rutgers University in 2007. The majority of Stephanie's experience has been providing mental health counseling and case management in private practice, inpatient behavioral health, community, and medical settings. She served as part of the National Health Service Corps from 2016-2018, providing outpatient counseling to underserved populations including military service members and their families. Stephanie has designed and delivered workshops on relevant topics such as LGBTQIA+ sensitivity, youth suicide prevention, and how to provide in-community services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.Disclosure: Stephanie L. Furness, MSW, LCSW has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.