Digital Ethics In Practice Promotion: A Heart-Centered Approach

Educational Objectives

  • Describe how to maintain a website that meets ethical and legal requirements and reasonably adheres to professional guidelines
  • Discover how the clinician shows up on the Internet and determine what ethical risks lie in his/her presence there
  • Professionally and ethically navigate advice and marketing pressures related to promoting a 21st-century private practice, including online reviews from clients
  • Navigate pitfalls of self-disclosure in light of an increasingly transparent society

Ethics/Legal Documents Cited

  • AAMFT Code of Ethics (2012)
  • ACA Code of Ethics (2005)
  • APA Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct (2002)
  • NASW Code of Ethics (2008)
  • HIPAA Administrative Simplification (2006)

Scheduled Maintenance

We will be temporarily taking the website offline at 10:00 PM Pacific (1:00 AM Eastern) tonight, July 6, in order to make some improvements. We plan to be back online by midnight Pacific (3:00 AM Eastern). We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Dismiss