Legal and Ethical Risks and Risk Management in Professional Psychological Practice




June 30, 2017

Nicholson Conference Center

940 NE 13th Street, Nicholson Tower, Suite 5900

Oklahoma City, OK  73104





Sequence VII:  Working with Couples and Families, Risk Management with Suicidal Patient and Legal and Ethical Issues presented by retirement.  


EARN 6 CE credits


TRUST Speaker:  Amanda D. Zelechoski is a licensed clinical and forensic psychologist and attorney. Dr. Zelechoski is a licensed clinical and forensic psychologist and attorney.  



Discuss about The Trust Risk Management Philosophy, including strategies for identifying high risk situations and managing professional practice risks. 

• Identify strategies for managing potential conflicts in conjoint treatment with couples and families. 

• Identify risk management strategies in working with children with particular emphasis on the risks associated with divorced or divorcing families. 

• Identify essential risk management strategies for assessing and managing outpatient suicide risk.

• Identify “post-vention” strategies for managing risk after a patient suicide. 

• Identify “self care” strategies for psychologists who have suffered the loss of a patient to suicide.

 • Describe the different professional retirement pathways. 

• Identify the advantages and disadvantages of various strategies in planning for your own personal and professional retirement. 

• Describe how to effectively and ethically close a professional practice.




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NOTE:  Eligibility for Insurance Premium Discounts Workshop completion earns 6 CE credits and eligibility to receive a 15% premium discount on your Trust Sponsored Professional Liability Insurance for your next 2 consecutive policy periods. To obtain CE discounts, submit CE certification from an organization approved by APA to offer CE credit (must have been completed within the previous 15 months) with the insurance application. Discounts cannot be combined and are not applicable to Researcher/Academician or Student policies. Group policies become eligible for the CE discount when at least 50% of those insured under the group policy submit CE certification. All applications are individually underwritten and submission of CE certification will not guarantee insurance policy issuance or renewal.




November 2-3, 2017


 OPA Annual Meeting - Shawnee, OK    


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