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Law and Ethics Exam Prep: Confidentiality

Therapist Development Center

This month we’re going to tackle an important topic of confidentiality as it relates to the law and ethics exam preparation. Confidentiality is both a legal and an ethical requirement placed on the therapist that restricts the volunteering of information … Continued.

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Infrastructures fit for purpose? The complex challenges in sharing mental health data

The Social Care Elf

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Helpful Resources During Suicide Prevention Month 2022

My Brains Not Broken

The Lifeline provides “free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.” By texting ‘TALK’ to 741741, you can have a confidential text conversation with someone.

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ASWB Exam Prep: HIV

Therapist Development Center

Are we required to maintain confidentiality of a person’s status? As a coach, I get a lot of questions on HIV and how it will show up on the exam. What if they are having unprotected sex and not telling … Continued.

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Dear All Pharmacists – On privacy and trust

SECTIONED

What pharmacists say about patient confidentiality. What patients say about privacy and confidentiality. Related links: Guidance to pharmacists on patient confidentiality (May 2017). How to raise concerns about breaches of privacy and confidentiality.

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The Challenge in Leaving an Abusive Relationship

Gary Direnfeld

That includes women’s shelters because most do offer confidential planning to help women more safely leave an abusive relationship. There are many important reasons why someone may not leave an abusive relationship. People need somewhere to go. Not everyone has alternative accommodations available for themselves, let alone with kids and even pets. Then on top of accommodations, there is the cost of living beyond that. Food, clothing, transportation.

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AMHP and approved mental capacity professional training standards finalised

Community Care

Supporting students : to ensure that students have access to resources to support their health and wellbeing, including through confidential counselling services and careers advice.

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Happy Halloween!

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Homelessness is a journey that starts in the family. Suicide prevention means child protection → Happy Halloween!

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Stop Abuse Campaign Advocate and Expert Joins Board

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Suicide prevention means child protection. National Known Justice Leader Howard Spivak brings decades of experience to help prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences.

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What can EAP do for me?

Prosper Health Collective

Is it confidential? All psychologists are bound to maintain confidentiality with their clients, even if the service is being paid for by a third party such as an employer. EAP services are set up to maintain the confidential of the client, this includes the name of the person attending.

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Three reasons why politicians can’t solve our social care crisis

The Guardian

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How can EAP help my business?

Prosper Health Collective

EAP has the advantage of providing your employee’s a free and confidential service to aid work and personal issues, whilst also benefiting your company’s reputation as a fair and healthy workplace.

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Stop Abuse Campaign Issues Statement about Colorado Springs Club Q Shooting

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Crime prevention starts with protecting children.

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Care review proposal that all social workers do 100 hours’ practice a year labelled ‘out of touch’

Community Care

“In addition to undertake the suggested tasks safely, each academic would need to receive induction and authorisation relating to confidentiality, recording and access to case files.”

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Developing a Personalized Social Media Policy for Social Work Practice

Teaching & Learning in Social Work

There are many reasons for social workers to have a personalized social media policy – to maintain boundaries, protect privacy and confidentiality, and model professional behavior.

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Is There a Link between Childhood Trauma and Heart Disease?

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Types of Therapy and Mental Health Providers.

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Thoughts on suicide prevention from a survivor

Stop Abuse Campaign

In New York City, you can reach the Samaritans Confidential Hotline when you need someone to talk to 24/7. Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← How to Talk to Your Child about Sexual Abuse.

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ACE 101: Parental Mental Illness

Stop Abuse Campaign

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration ’s national helpline offers free, confidential referral and information services at 1-800-662-4327 (“HELP”). Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs.

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Councils unable to safeguard children subject to immigration control, finds study

Community Care

Family members were commonly used instead, with implications for confidentiality. Councils in England are failing to protect children subject to immigration control, including by rarely recognising their poverty as a safeguarding issue, a study has found.

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NCCPR news and commentary round-up, week ending August 2, 2022

NCCPR Child Welfare Blog

The referral will do no good, of course, because, though false reports are illegal in Texas, anyone can evade the law by making the call anonymously, something that won’t change until anonymous reporting is replaced with confidential reporting. Just two items of interest this week, one of which I’d missed when it was published in May: ?

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What is Childhood like for Nonbinary Youth?

Stop Abuse Campaign

All of your conversations are confidential, and you can share as much or as little as you’d like. In New York City, you can reach the Samaritans Confidential Hotline when you need someone to talk to 24/7. ← Suicide among LGBTQ Youth: Risks and Prevention.

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‘We are just working to live at the moment’ – social workers on the cost of living crisis

Community Care

BASW’s Professional Support Service: offers free and confidential peer-to-peer support to all social workers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, and BASW members in England.

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Most social workers out of pocket from inadequate mileage allowances, survey finds

Community Care

BASW’s Professional Support Service: offers free and confidential peer-to-peer support for all social workers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland and BASW members in England.

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Is Santa real?

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Stop Abuse Campaign Issues Statement about Colorado Springs Club Q Shooting. Breaking the cycle of abuse – a holiday story.

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My journey of healing my inner child

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← The Ugly Truth About Mental Health Stigma. My childhood trauma began at age seven when my mother left us and our father, who physically, sexually, and mentally abused her.

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Grounding in Toes & Yoga

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← ACE 101: Intimate Partner Violence. ACE 101: Parental Substance Abuse → My story began when I was 5, I was molested by my stepfather.

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When to talk to children about sexual abuse

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← My journey of healing my inner child. Talking to our littles about preventing sexual abuse is essential. Yes, we can all agree, but so is talking to our not-so-littles.

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Childhood memories

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Why We Oppose Gender-affirming Healthcare Bans. I was born in the midst of World War II and grew up, the first born of an ambitious military man, moving every few years.

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Social worker wins appeal to have discrimination claims against council reconsidered

Community Care

She also amended her claim to include an alleged protected disclosure detriment after she realised from reading through her hearing bundle that a safeguarding concern she had raised about a child sexual exploitation case at the council had not been kept confidential as she had previously believed.

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Are you pro-life or pro-birth?

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← The monster will get us, be quiet. If we are going to claim to be “pro-life,” then let’s be pro-LIFE. Don’t abuse, neglect, or abandon your children.

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What is a mentally healthy workplace?

Prosper Health Collective

Prosper Health Collective offer confidential counselling services aiming to provide early detection, identification and/or resolution of both work and personal problems that may be affecting staff performance and wellbeing. What is a mentally healthy workplace?

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Tips and Resources for First-Year Graduate Students in Clinical Psychology

Society of Clinical Psychology

This includes financial barriers and worries about confidentiality (e.g., Your university’s counseling center may also have special protocols in place for protecting your confidentiality if you become a client.

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Member Voices: Be Wary of Mental Health ‘Experts’ on Social Media

Social Work Blog

Dial 988 on your phone to get free and confidential support services. By Carla B. Monteiro, LCSW The past two years were filled with fear and uncertainty, exacerbating a mental health crisis with an increase in anxiety, depression, suicide rates, and substance abuse.

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Making Time to Talk About Alcohol Use

Social Work Blog

Other factors include time constraints, as well as concerns about privacy and confidentiality. By Diana Ling, MA and Leslie Sirrianni, LCSW.

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Why We Oppose Gender-affirming Healthcare Bans

Stop Abuse Campaign

All of your conversations are confidential, and you can share as much or as little as you’d like. Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Cognitive dissonance and gun safety.

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How can I be mentally healthy at work?

Prosper Health Collective

Prosper Health Collective provides confidential psychological counselling. What is a mentally healthy workplace? All employees have the right to feel safe at work. Safety at work involves both physical and mental safety.

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The Ugly Truth About Mental Health Stigma

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Does Anyone Care? Shocking Barriers Killing Our Mental Health. Growing up, I could always feel my mom’s eyes on me as I walked into the kitchen.

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Guest Post: Interview with Author of Breakdown: A Clinician’s Experience in a Broken System of Emergency Psychiatry

Bipolar Bandit

From Breakdown : “When anosognosia and psychosis render a patient unable to make sound judgments involving treatment recommendations, and unable to sign any release of confidentiality document, it warrants an exception to the conventional procedure.

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Raised by Predators: Surviving Child Sexual Abuse

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← Kayden’s Law Provision of VAWA Fuels Family Court Reform. TRIGGER WARNING: The content in the following blog may be difficult to read.

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Survivor Story: Hammered Down

Stop Abuse Campaign

Answer these ten confidential questions developed with the CDC and understand your warning signs. ← ACE 101: Parental Mental Illness. When I was little, I remember being woken up by nanny and grandad in the middle of the night.