Ethics for Texas LPCs
Leo Christie, PhD
CE Credit: 2 Hours
Target Audience: Counseling CE
Learning Level: Intermediate
Ethics for Texas LPCs is a 2-hour online continuing education (CE) course that meets the ethics requirement for license renewal of Texas licensed professional counselors (LPCs).
This course is intended to meet the requirement of the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors that LPCs complete 2 hours per renewal period specific to Texas LPC ethics.
Content of this course will include relevant excerpts from the Texas Administrative Code Part 30, Chapter 681 and various other rules relating to the licensing and regulation of professional counselors in the State of Texas, along with discussion and interpretive commentary regarding ethics and law. Emphasis is on those issues most important for practicing professional counselors in delivering ethical, legal, and competent professional services while attending to prudent risk management practices.
* This course satisfies the requirement of Texas LPCs to complete 2 hours of CE specific to Texas LPC ethics each renewal period.
Course #21-41 | 2020 | 33 pages | 15 posttest questions
NBCC Clock Hours: 2|
NBCC ACEP Number: 5590 |
Professional Development Resources is also approved as a provider of online continuing education by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling and is CE Broker compliant (#50-1635); the South Carolina Board of Professional Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists (#193); and the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board (#RCST100501).
This online course provides instant access to the course materials (PDF download) and CE test. The course is text-based (reading) and the CE test is open-book (you can print the test to mark your answers on it while reading the course document).
Successful completion of the online CE test (80% required to pass, 3 chances to take) and course evaluation are required to earn a certificate of completion. Click here to learn more.
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Leo Christie, PhD, LMFT, is a Florida-licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy from Florida State University. Past President of the Florida Council on Family Relations, Dr. Christie is a past CEO of Professional Development Resources, a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to deliver continuing education credit courses to healthcare professionals throughout the United States. He has more than 20 years' experience in private practice with a specialty in child behavior disorders and as an instructor for over 500 live continuing education seminars for healthcare professionals.
Financial: Receives a salary from Professional Development Resources, Inc.
Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.