Professional Boundaries - A Health Professional's Guide - PDC20094




1 hour

This online Short Course provides an overview of the professional standards and responsibilities expected of health professionals, the concept of the therapeutic relationship, the potential warning signs, risks of crossing professional boundaries and safe practice principles. These responsibilities and principles can be applied in the contexts of health, community and social service sectors.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour
  1. Identify professional boundaries when working with client/s
  2. Observe professional codes of conduct
  3. Recall what constitutes a boundary crossing, violation and misconduct
  4. Reflect on the importance of maintaining professional boundaries
  5. Outline working in an ethical manner with client/s.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
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