course »Legal and Ethical Issues Involved when Supporting System Involved Youth

Date: 11/5/2021, 9:30 am—4:30 pm
County: Training Offerings
CEUs: 6
Location: DISTANCE LEARNING
Sponsor: Fred Finch Youth & Family Services
Phone: 510-482-2244
Virtual Instructor Led Training

There are numerous legal and ethical issues specific to working with foster youth in community-based organizations and school settings. They include consent to privacy; use of electronics to dual relationships; minor consent for mental health treatment; mandatory reporting laws; and foster youth’s rights to reproductive health services and information. Through case vignettes, discussions and lecture, participants will explore the intricacies of these issues.