Category Archives: Ethics and Risk Management

Ethical Challenges Posed by Technology & Social media

Today’s therapists have the opportunity and challenge of using a variety of tools that did not exist (or were not readily accessible) 10 years ago. Many private practitioners have websites and participate in on-line forums and list-serves. Email, social media … Continue reading

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First, Do No Harm

The first principle of health care is to do no harm. Many of us can site examples where well intended care has injured others. As therapists we may forget that “talking” with someone has the potential for causing harm. Therapy … Continue reading

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