Title: Confidentiality & Privilege: Putting the Pieces Together to Protect Survivor Privacy
Presenter: TCFV and TAASA
Webinar Description: Understanding how to support survivor's privacy, privilege, and confidentiality rights is critical to support safety and choice. This webinar, presented by the Texas Council on Family Violence and the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, will provide an overview of both federal confidentiality laws and state statutes that offer protections to survivors, including the new privilege statute just passed for survivors of sexual assault. The presenters will also discuss exceptions to the law, and the important pieces of a properly executed a release of information to ensure survivors are informed and their privilege is protected.
Accreditation information: 1.5 hours of continuing education has been applied for on behalf of MCLE. This webinar is approved for 1.5 CJAD-FV hours. All attendees seeking LMFT, LPC, MSW, and TCOLE credit, must self-report through their own Department and/or Licensing Board.
Out-of-State Attendees: Training credit may be awarded at your state’s licensing agency’s discretion.