This class presents legal and ethical issues in death and dying. Topics include ethical principles, confidentiality, informed consent, legal tools for planning, professional and ethical codes, funerals, burials and special issues with HIV/AIDS. Participants are encouraged to identify ethical issues affecting their professional practice.
(20 contact hours toward the GLT Certificate. NOTE: 6 of the 20 CECs may be applied toward the Ethics CECs required by the Counseling Board.)
Janet Schreiber, Ph.D., is the founder and director of Southwestern College’s Grief, Loss and Trauma Certificate Program. She has taught and trained counselors and other health professionals for over 35 years.