This course meets the 6-hour continuing education requirement in law and ethics for licensed marriage and family therapists in the state of California.
Target Audience: Licensed marriage and family therapists in the state of California
Course Description: This course is based on the CAMFT and AAMFT Code of Ethics, California laws and regulations, California BBS Uniform Standards Related to Substance Abuse and Disciplinary Guidelines, and Professional Therapy Never Includes Sex brochure.
This course includes the following documents:
This course covers the following subject areas:
Course Credit(s): 6 CE Credits or Hours
Course Format: Online Text (format of this course is noninteractive)
Course Schedule: Self-paced
Course Author(s): Alden Hori, PhD
Content Publisher(s): Alden Hori, PhD, California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and California Department of Consumer Affairs, California Board of Behavioral Sciences
Course Author(s) Qualifications:
Dr. Hori earned a PhD in psychology from the University of California at Riverside. Subsequently, Dr. Hori was employed by an education company in the mental health field for over 18 years. He served as an Educational Consultant and Director of Academic Affairs for this organization. His duties revolved around the mental health field, and included: researching the psychological literature to keep abreast of current clinical topics; writing updates for educational courses; developing new educational courses; and presenting over 200 live workshops for psychologists-in-training.
Finally, Dr. Hori was an Associate-In Professor and Research Assistant at the University of California at Riverside, where he supervised the completion of over 50 research projects in psychology. He is credited with three publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Course Level: Beginning/Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced
Reminder: The information presented in this course is for informational purposes only and is not meant to serve as ethical or legal advice. For ethical or legal advice, please contact a professional organization, state licensing board, or attorney.
The following are California BBS-recognized approval agencies:
Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)