LIVE: Contemporary Legal Challenges in Counseling

January 12, 2023  |  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific

Presented By Theodore P. Remley, Jr., JD, PhD
Theodore P. Remley, Jr., JD, PhD

January 12, 2023
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific

2 Hours

The live professional training program on Contemporary Legal Challenges in Counseling is presented by Theodore P. Remley, Jr., JD, PhD.

In this program, Dr. Remley will discuss some of the most common legal challenges facing contemporary counselors in mental health, school, college, and private practice settings. Topics will include managing clients who may be at risk for suicide or violence; counseling children and families involved in child custody disputes; avoiding unwanted court appearances, and dealing with subpoenas. Practice guidelines for managing these legal issues will be provided.

Intended Audience

This live program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals. (Intended Audience).

Experience Level

This live program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians. (Experience Level).

CE / CPD Credit

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Presented By

Theodore P. Remley, Jr., JD, PhD

Theodore P. Remley, Jr. holds a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Florida and is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Louisiana and Mississippi, where he also holds the Supervisor credential. Dr. Remley also holds a JD in law from The Catholic University of Amer...

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program you will be able to:

Describe appropriate steps to take after receiving a subpoena

Describe the proper steps to take when a counselor determines that a client may be at risk for suicide

Demonstrate they know what to do when a parent asks a counselor to appear in court to help the parent obtain child custody


Live Event Policy

Event Communications

Event Communications

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Have a sudden change of plans and are unable to attend live? No worries, you will be given access to the On Demand version of the program once available. Alternately, your registration can be migrated to another live event.

Event Conduct

Event Conduct

Please conduct yourself in a professional manner throughout the event. Our goal is to make this as interactive an experience as possible for all who attend. We reserve the right to remove any participants who are disruptive or who act unprofessionally.

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