Online Courses

Courses Found:
4
Provider:
athealth.com
Category:
Law and Mental Health
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Child Custody: Assessment of Family Custody Issues Using Mental Health This course provides (a) a description of custody-related mental health evaluations, (b) ethical considerations involved in the evaluation process, (c) recommendations for conducting mental health evaluations, and (d) a format for the written report.

Credits:  1 $12.00
Ethical and Legal Issues: Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect Helene Snyder, JD, discusses the specific legal duties that are imposed on mental health professionals regarding the reporting of suspected child abuse and neglect. She also discusses proper record keeping procedures. A course addendum provides references to federal and state statutes throughout the US.

Credits:  1 $15.00
Ethical Boundaries and Custody Evaluations Brandt Caudill, JD, LMSW, an attorney who has co-authored two books on legal/ethical issues for mental health professionals, discusses the problem of boundaries in custody evaluations, a major source of ethical complaints.

Credits:  1 $15.00
Interviewing Children The author describes children’s developmental stages and age-appropriate interviewing techniques that can be used in child custody evaluations. These strategies can also be used by child welfare workers when assessing a child’s safety and well-being.

Credits:  1.5 $12.00