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NJPA Grand Rounds
Friday, October 13, 2017, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
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NJPA’s Grand Rounds
New Jersey Jurisprudence & Risk Management
PROGRAM CLOSED
Friday, October 13, 2017
NJPA Central Office, 414 Eagle Rock Ave, Suite 211 West Orange, NJ 07052
11:00 AM- 1:00 PM Program
Bring Your Own Bagged Lunch
NJPA  Member: $50   
NJPA Sustaining Member:  $37.50     
ECP: $42.50
NJPA Student Member: $25
Non-Member: $100   

This presentation will review current laws and regulations affecting NJ psychologists, emphasizing current developments, and those regulations and situations that create the highest legal risk for psychologists in clinical and forensic practice.  Past decisions of the NJ State Board will be summarized and reviewed, in terms of disciplinary trends and common pitfalls to avoid.  Risk avoidance strategies will be discussed, including procedures, and likely outcomes of unexpected Board complaints, lawsuits, and their resolution.

This workshop is designed to help you:

1.             Articulate 5 NJ laws or regulations that pose high-risk for Board complaints.

2.             Describe 5 common errors that psychologists make that result in legal action.

3.             Discuss 5 risk avoidance strategies to remain free of legal cross-hairs.

Presenter:

James S. Wulach, PhD, JD.

2.0  CE Credits Available

This workshop is sponsored by NJPA.  NJPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. NJPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

NJPA ensures that permission to use proprietary information, and steps to safeguard such information, are discussed with presenters at NJPA co-sponsored programs. No materials (physical or electronic) provided to attendees at such programs may be shared.

Target Audience: Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors, Graduate Students, Marriage and Family Therapists

Program sophistication:
Intermediate: some prior knowledge is required                                                                                                           

Registration Policies:  On–Site Registration fees will increase by $20. Refunds less a $25 administrative fee will be granted until October 2, 2017. No refunds after October 2, 2017.