A therapist's professional will sets out in advance several key items in the event you are incapacitated or die, including:
This course reviews the need for mental health professionals to have a professional will. We will review the ethical standards related to professional wills, the necessary components of a professional will, and help practitioners understand what to do once their professional will has been created. Meri Hayos, both an attorney and licensed MFT, will lead clinicians through the ins and outs of writing your professional will.
1. Why create a professional will?
2. Applicable ethical standards
3. Components of a professional will (including a template to help create the will and time in the course to help complete the template)
4. What to do with the will after it is prepared
Meri Hayos is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in San Rafael, California. She obtained a J.D. in 1983 and was a practicing employment law attorney for almost 30 before changing careers to pursue a psychotherapy practice. She obtained her MS in Counseling Psychology in 2013. As an attorney, Meri’s work primarily involved counseling managers, employees and human resource professionals on workplace and ethical issues.
Upon registering you will receive a Zoom link and password.
PLEASE NOTE: This event will be video recorded. By registering for this event you are consenting to a recording being made which may include your name and a video of you in attendance. In addition, an audio recording of this event will be posted on the Marin CAMFT website's events library, and available to members for review and downloading. By registering for this event you are consenting to be recorded and are aware that the recording may be accessed by Marin CAMFT members. If you ask questions or make comments during this event, be aware that your question, name, and/or voice may be contained in this recording.his event will be recorded.
Marin County Chapter of CAMFT
PO Box 9065 San Rafael, CA 94912-9065
(415) 459 3484 www.marincamft.org
Marin CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT Provider #56895) to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs