Friday, July 29, 2022 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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Child Focus Training Center 
4633-B Aicholtz Road
Cincinnati, OH 45244


Shelley Drummond, Training Center Office Manager 
Child Focus, Inc. 

The 9 Major Practice Problem Areas Facing Mental Health Therapist

In Person Only  Friday, July 29, 2022     8:00am to 12:30pm

Register Now! If you do not receive a Confirmation Email after completing the Registration page, please email Shelley Drummond sdrummond@child-focus.org

Fee: $45.00

4.0 CEUs for Ethics

This workshop meets the Ethics requirement set by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board and Ohio Psychological Association.


This workshop will provide an overview of potential problem areas involving high conflict divorce/custody situations, records issues, including releasing records and responding to subpoenas, identifying who is the client and protecting confidentiality, dealing with high risk clients, releasing test data, child abuse and other abuse reporting statutes, duty to protect situations and obligations, HIPAA Privacy and Security Rule compliance and obtaining peer review and/or legal consultation when faced with problems. Various laws and rules which impact these areas will be identified and discussed, and ways to handle the various issues will be provided.


  • Identify nine major practice areas presenting a high legal/licensing board risk
  • Recognize areas of the law which impact those high risk practice areas.
  • Learn ways to avoid problems in those high risk practice areas.


Glenn Karr is an Attorney in Columbus who has been very involved for many years dealing with legal issues relating to the mental health field. He teaches courses on HIPAA, confidentiality and duty to protect, as well as on licensing board ethical issues. He serves as legal counsel to many mental health organizations around the State of Ohio. 

Continuing Education                                                                                                                                        Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists: The Child Focus, Inc. Training Center is approved through the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. This program is offered for 4.0 clock hours Ethics of continuing education for counselors, social workers, and marriage and family therapists. Social Work Provider#: RSX129410 Counselor Provider#: RCX029503 Marriage and Family Therapist Provider#: RTX091001                                                                                           Psychologists: The Child Focus, Inc. Training Center is approved by the Ohio Psychological Association MCE program to offer continuing education for Ohio psychologists. This program is offered for 4.0 clock hours Ethics of continuing education for psychologists. Child Focus, Inc., 00PD-3109-52668, maintains responsibility for the program.                                                                                                                        

Please note for late arrivals and/or early departures certificates will be amended.

Cancellation Policy: The Training Center must be notified 7 days prior to a training via telephone, fax or email in order to cancel a registration and receive a full refund.

Please note:  Because we are not able to control the room temperature to fit everyone’s needs, we encourage you to dress in layers to better accommodate your personal comfort level.

Child Focus Training Center is accessible to wheelchairs. If you need any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact Melanie Palmer at mpalmer@child-focus.org.