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Professional Boundaries and Ethics

Managing boundaries at work


Successful outcomes largely depend upon the quality of interpersonal relationships with people receiving services. Workers must maintain a balance between being supportive, empathic, and understanding, yet professional at the same time. This training explores the nature of boundary issues at work by looking at the five different risk areas for most staff, offering tips and best practices for reducing the risk of boundary problems in the workplace.

Learning Objectives

  • Review boundary concepts and terminology

  • Examine ethical considerations with examples

  • Introduce a decision-making process

  • Adopt personal and professional interventions

Board Accreditation

MN Board of Social Work
     2.0 CEUs   (CEP-275)

MN Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy   
     LADC: 2.0 CEUs (2021.CE.ADC.018)
     LPC/LPCC: 2.0 CEUs (2021.CE.027)

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