Addressing Clinician Impairment When it Shows up at Work: Ethical & Supervisory Considerations
MARCH 5, 2021 | 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Approved for 3 Continuing Education Hours
This training is approved for CE for social workers, counselors, and marriage and family therapists in the state of Ohio. This training is approved for prevention professionals in domain PS1 and clinical supervisors in domain S1.
Level of Course | 300 Advanced
This session is designed to provide a wholistic overview of what a supervisor can do to promote the resilience and emotional wellbeing of their staff, while also ethically and effectively addressing clinician impairment when it shows up at work.
- Participants will be able to identify some of the core signs and symptoms of clinician impairment.
- Participants will be able to identify and apply the steps in the Reamer Model to address clinician impairment in their work settings.
- Participants will be able to identify evidenced based tactics to improve clinician resilience and well-being while creating an environment where supervisory attention to this issue is kept on the forefront.
- 9:00am – Welcome and overview
- 9:15am – What is clinician impairment? Discuss how clinician impairment has shown up in your work setting in a COVID-19 context.
- 9:55am – Five-minute wellness break
- 10:00am – The Reamer Model of Ethical Decision Making and addressing clinician impairment by going through the adapted Reamer steps.
- 11:00am – Coverage of prevention and intervention tactics supervisors can use
- 11:40am – Knowledge Check through poll survey or Kahoots game.
- 11:50am – Q&A
- 12:00pm – Close
Presented by Lois Marie Clay Stepney, MSW, LISW-S
Curriculum Director at The Ohio State University College of Social Work
Lois Marie Clay Stepney, MSW, LISW-S is the newly appointed Curriculum Director at The Ohio State University College of Social Work, where she previously served as the MSW Program Director.Ms. Stepney is a passionate adult educator who has taught social work practice courses in the College for the past 18 years. Ms. Stepney has utilized her social work skills working primarily with children, adolescents and their adult caregivers in both clinical and supervisory work experiences. Ms. Stepney looks forward to addressing the promotion of resilience and emotional wellbeing in helping professionals today.
Evaluations will be distributed within 24 hours. Evaluation must be completed to receive CE credits. Certificates will be available to download once the once the evaluation is received.
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