Tele-Ethics: Principles To Inform Ethical Telepractice (On Demand Webinar)
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As illustrated by the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, telepractice (also known as telespeech, teleaudiology, and telehealth) is revolutionizing clinical care. This webinar will describe how ethical principles can inform and inspire exemplary telepractice that serves to improve the quality of life for individuals with communication disorders. The presenter will share clinical scenarios that present the fundamentals of telepractice, with a focus on the guiding principles in the ASHA Code of Ethics. The webinar will discuss lawful practice, ethical communication, and upholding client well-being.
You will be able to:
- determine when state licensure is required to engage in ethical and lawful telepractice
- list elements of transparent ethical communication that should occur before a clinical relationship begins
- identify aspects of privacy, security, and safety to ethically protect the well-being of clients when engaging in telepractice
Ethics Professional Development Requirement
This course counts toward the ASHA certification maintenance professional development requirement for Ethics. See more courses that count toward this requirement or read more about professional development requirements for certification maintenance.
This course is part of the Telepractice Learning Path. What is a learning path? A learning path is a curated set of courses on an essential topic, designed for you to take in order—or in whatever order you wish—as you have time in your schedule. Our learning paths identify sets of key courses so you can get on your way to mastering particular areas of practice according to your needs, priorities, and interests.