Ensuring Ethical Practice: A Comprehensive Guide to HIPAA Compliance and Confidentiality for Therapy

When:  May 17, 2024 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM (ET)

As therapists, maintaining the highest standards of confidentiality and adhering to legal regulations such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) are paramount to ensuring the trust and well-being of our clients. This will be an insightful webinar designed specifically for mental health professionals seeking a thorough understanding of HIPAA compliance and confidentiality principles.

In this interactive session, our expert speaker will delve into the intricacies of HIPAA regulations, providing practical guidance on how therapists can navigate these complexities effectively. From understanding the key components of HIPAA to implementing robust confidentiality measures in clinical practice, participants will gain valuable insights to safeguard client information and uphold ethical standards.

Key topics covered in this webinar include:

1. An overview of HIPAA regulations and their relevance to mental health professionals.

2. Understanding the importance of confidentiality in therapeutic relationships.

3. Navigating the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Rights and responsibilities of therapists and clients.

4. Strategies for safeguarding client information in both traditional and digital formats.

5. Addressing challenges and common pitfalls in HIPAA compliance.

6. Practical tips for developing policies and procedures to ensure confidentiality.

Pricing Information

Registration Price
New York Network Students $0.00
New York Network Members $0.00
AAMFT Students $20.00
AAMFT Members $20.00
Non-Members $40.00
Volunteer Waived

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations to any paid event and any subsequent request for refund must be made in writing no later than 15 days prior to the start of the event. Upon cancellation you have the right to request that your fee (in full) be held (for up to one year) and used toward another event registration from this same AAMFT Network. If you prefer a refund, cancellations made more than 45 days before the event will receive a 75% refund. Cancellations made between 44 and 15 days before the event will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be offered within 14 days of the event.

To request a refund, please contact your program leadership directly.