Heather and Gabriel are based in SouthWest Virginia. Heather is a Licensed professional Counselor in the state of virginia and Gabriel is a resident in counseling.

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Ep. 032 Ethics and Technology

Where do you stand with Technology? Are you a Digital Native or a Digital Immigrant? Regardless of our feelings or comfort with technology, it's fully present in our everyday lives, personally and professionally. Join Heather, a digital immigrant, and Gabriel, a digital native, as they explore considerations in the use of technology in our roles as mental health professionals.  

Ethical considerations discussed include:

  • HIPAA regulations
  • Confidentiality
  • Informed Consent
  • Competency
  • Dual/Multiple Relationships

Specific Technology Considerations include:

  • Data storage
  • Use of Email
  • Texting
  • Use of smartphones and tablets
  • Social Media

Additional Resources:

Ep. 033 Collaborative Divorce

Ep. 031 Valuing Yourself