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Law and Ethics: Most Common Legal Consultations

San Francisco Psychological Association is Co-Sponsoring with CPA


Law and Ethics:  Most Common Legal Consultations

Presented by Adam Alban, Ph.D., J.D.  (2.5 CE Credits)

Friday, November 3, 2023, 9:00 AM 11:30 AM Via Zoom

(This workshop will NOT be recorded)



Registration Fees  

SFPA Members - No Fee, includes 2.5CE 

Non-Members $60, includes 2.5CE 

Non-Members $20, NO CE 

Non-member Students – $15, includes 2.5CE

Non-member Students – Free, NO CE


Course Description

This course is intended to provide attendees with practical advice on some of the most common questions/concerns that psychologists raise when talking with a practice lawyer.  The course addresses four major topics: paperwork/charting, client requests for letters, responses to licensing board inquiries, and maximizing the effectiveness of clinical consultations.  The course will review relevant authorities and provide clinically-focused guidance on managing common concerns.  The course is in lecture format, with opportunities for questions and discussions.



Goals and Objectives

1- Identify at least two common charting concerns and how to manage them.

2- Discuss at least two common client/patient requests for letters/documentation and how to navigate the requests.

3- Compare two different types of licensing board inquiries and the initial steps to take when receiving them.

4- Review the utility of setting up a clinical consultation network and how to maximize its effectiveness.

CPA is co-sponsoring with SFPA. The California Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CPA maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.  Important Notice: Those who attend the workshop and complete the CPA evaluation form will receive 2.5 continuing education credits. Please note that APA CE rules require that we give credit only to those who attend the entire workshop. Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the start time or leaving before the workshop is completed will not receive CE credits.

Friday, November 3, 2023, 9:00 AM until 11:30 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada) (UTC-08:00)
Videoconference information will be provided in an email once payment is received.
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
David D Shoup
CE Program Chair
Annette Taylor, Administrator
408-757-7720 (p)
408-757-7720 (c)
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