8 Hour Laws and Rules

CEUs: 8

$125.00

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Get $50 OFF with code $50OFF at checkout. We’ve combined our expertise, our diverse backgrounds, and our 28-year proven track record with our sense of humor to create the ULTIMATE Board-Approved course for future therapists and social workers like you.

Let us:

  • Help you translate legalese into English.
  • Teach you how to protect your future practice from lawsuits and grievances.
  • Make you, like it or not, into a near expert in Florida law as it pertains to psychotherapy.

Written by a seasoned therapist and former police officer, prosecutor, and judge, these experts on Florida law will help you relax with lawyer jokes, laughter, and learning. Come away knowing more than you ever wanted to know about Florida Psych Laws and Rules. (8 CEUs):

Reviews:

“Easy to navigate, presenters were friendly and knowledgable, material easy to follow and will use to review, would take again.  ~Allison Dempsey, Duval, FL

“Awesome cost and very engaging learning.”  ~Matthew Duhaime, Sarasota, FL

“This has been the best course I have taken! It was well laid out and easy to read. My favorite part was the comedic relief.”  ~ Name hidden

“It was not boring; it was fun to learn! They even provided examples. They also have a sense of humor. We need humor in a field like this. Love it. How can you improve upon what is already perfect? I love the way the authors make themselves available to the students. I will certainly be doing all my future CEUs with them ”  ~Vivian Jackson,  FL

Course Description

Get $50 OFF with code $50OFF at checkout. We’ve combined our expertise, our diverse backgrounds, and our 28-year proven track record with our sense of humor to create the ULTIMATE Board-Approved course for future therapists and social workers like you.

Let us:

  • Help you translate legalese into English.
  • Teach you how to protect your future practice from lawsuits and grievances.
  • Make you, like it or not, into a near expert in Florida law as it pertains to psychotherapy.

Written by a seasoned therapist and former police officer, prosecutor, and judge, these experts on Florida law will help you relax with lawyer jokes, laughter, and learning. Come away knowing more than you ever wanted to know about Florida Psych Laws and Rules. (8 CEUs):

Reviews:

“Easy to navigate, presenters were friendly and knowledgable, material easy to follow and will use to review, would take again.  ~Allison Dempsey, Duval, FL

“Awesome cost and very engaging learning.”  ~Matthew Duhaime, Sarasota, FL

“This has been the best course I have taken! It was well laid out and easy to read. My favorite part was the comedic relief.”  ~ Name hidden

“It was not boring; it was fun to learn! They even provided examples. They also have a sense of humor. We need humor in a field like this. Love it. How can you improve upon what is already perfect? I love the way the authors make themselves available to the students. I will certainly be doing all my future CEUs with them ”  ~Vivian Jackson,  FL

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will:

  • Be able to discuss the psychotherapist-patient privilege as per F.S. 90.503, including specific applications to clinical practice.
  • Be able to discuss F.S. 456 that establishes the regulation of the health professions through the Florida Department of Health, which is empowered to license and regulate health practitioners.
  • Be familiar with updates to Ch 456 including the Firearm Owner’s Privacy Act, allowances for military and diverse populations, and exceptions to confidentiality for HIV reporting.
  • Be able to describe the requirements for reporting child and elder abuse and other related provisions as per F.S. 415 and F.S. 39.
  • Be able to discuss F.S. 491, governing the practices of clinical social work, marriage and family therapy, and mental health counselors.
  • Be able to discuss F.A.C. 64B4, which establishes the Florida Board for LCSW, LMFT and LMHC, and defines its authority, procedures, and activities and includes practice definitions and requirements for licensure, supervision, and specific specialties such as sex therapy, hypnotherapy, and sex offender risk assessment and treatment.
  • Be able to access all changes and updates to Rule 64B4 that have occurred in the past three bienniums.
  • Be knowledgeable of the rules governing the profession and the range of consequences for violating those rules.
  • Review and be familiar with applicable updates to CEU requirements, public comment, attendance at Board meetings, supervision requirements, sex therapy, hypnotherapy, and sex offender treatment.

Student Reviews

“I am very thankful that I found these courses. The instructors passion for what they do is shown throughout the course, which made it fun and interesting. And if I had questions or concerns, the instructoers were very kind and understanding. I will surely be taking more courses with them!”


~ Lyanne Soto-Ramos, Osceola County, FL


“Matt was very interactive and educated us/ensured we understood the material. He made the zoom comfortable and enjoying and kept us entertained.”


~ Caroline Ciszkowski, MSW, Hillsborough County, FL


“Awesome course, it was fun and I learned a lot. The live interaction with Matt was amazing. He is very cool and down to earth. Thank you Matt and Susan for creating this course.”


~ Caprice Smith, Registered Intern, Hillsborough County, FL


“Matt was so helpful and amazing on the live interactive call. He answered so many of our questions and was so generous and patient with his time and knowledge.”


~ Michelle Weiler, Martin County,


“Great course and nice to do at my own pace.”


~ Analilia Jimenez, Palm Beach County, FL


“Course was very informative. It is imperative to stay abreast rules and policies for the state of Florida.”


~ Sandra Obas, Registered Social Work Intern (Masters of Social Work), Miami-Dade County, FL


“Easy to navigate, presenters were friendly and knowledgable, material easy to follow and will use to review, would take again!”


~ Allison Dempsey, Duval County, FL


“It was not boring; it was fun to learn! They even provided examples. They also have a sense of humor. We need humor in a field like this. Love it. How can you improve upon what is already perfect? I love the way the authors make themselves available to the students. I will certainly be doing all my future CEUs with them. ”


~ Vivian Jackson, FL


“It was great to discuss case studies with an expert and other students. The fact that it was done in a casual format made it even better, more applicable to what we really experience in practice. Great course. Thanks so much. ”


~ Margaret Denney, Hillsborough County, FL


“My favorite part of the course was the live interaction piece following the completion of the self-study. It was an opportunity to ask questions and clarify information that I was uncertain about. Matt also took the information from the statutes and applied it to real-life situations, which made the live interaction piece informative and ‘real.’”


~ Ciara Suarez, FL


“I think this course was incredibly effective, I liked the self-pace option because I was able to work around my schedule and still have the live interaction with Matt McMillan.”


~ Shannon Monck, FL


“I love the set up of the live interaction! I was nervous as first, but it wasn't as difficult as I thought.”


~ Elizabeth Wilson, FL


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