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Ethics: Mental Health and SUD Treatment with Youth

February 8 @ 9:00 am


Ethics: Mental Health and SUD Treatment with Youth
Friday, February 8, 2019
9:00am – 4:00pm
6 CE Hours for NH licensed: LCMHC, LICSW, LPP, LMFT, and Psychologists
Check in Opens at 8:30am
Cost: $100
Presenters: Dr. George Bortnick, Ph.D., MLADC
& Sarah Revels, LCMHC, NCC, CCMHC

NHC CBT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6924. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHC CBT is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

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About This Workshop
Working with youth today means working with families, with communities. Current culture is changing quickly, and globally, making this more of a challenge. This workshop will touch on ethical considerations for being informed when working with youth. Case studies will illuminate the layers of ethical decision making that go into this line of work.

About the Presenters

Dr. George Bortnick, Ph.D., MLADC is a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, licensed in NH and holds a Ph.D. in Psychology. Dr. Bortnick has taught clinically for over 14 years. He current works at Rockingham County Drug Court, and NHC CBT in NH, where he serves as a clinical supervisor.

Sarah Revels, LCMHC, NCC, CCMHC is the Founder and Managing Clinician of NHC CBT. Ms. Revels is a NH State-Approved Clinical Supervisor, a CBT clinician who works with all ages, and an adjunct professor for Springfield College and Plymouth State University’s clinical masters programs.

1. Draw from a variety of ethics codes, including ACA and SAMSA.
2. Review consideration for substance use disorders and human sexuality within treatment of youth.
3. Outline ethical decision making.
4. Discuss cultural competency.

8:30am Check-in Opens
9:00am Workshop Starts
Welcome and Introductions
Impact of client age & development on law and ethics code
Cultural Considerations
Independent Lunch
Ethical Decision-Making Model
Human Sexuality
Question & Answer Time


February 8
9:00 am