Screening and assessmentThursday, October 31, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
RISE Center
702 N. 8th St, Reading, PA 19604
Big Mill Apt. Bldg – Ground Floor
Trainer: Marilyn Stein
Cost: $20

This course will address ethical considerations in addiction treatment. In protecting the client, the agency and the counselor from litigation, the counselor must have knowledge and understanding of State and Federal laws and regulations governing treatment of the addict, and the HIV positive client. The topic of court mandated clients will be addressed, as well as general concerns about counselor/client limitations and boundaries. Boundary violations will be discussed.

About the Trainer

Marilyn Stein has been a Parole Officer for Lancaster County for over 20 years. In that time she became a Certified Allied Addiction Practitioner, Court Reporting Network Evaluator and Alcohol Highway Safety School Master Trainer. She received her Master’s Degree in Training and Development in 1997. She retired from probation in 2002 to start a training and consulting business, MGS Consulting. Marilyn helped implement DUI Courts in PA. She co authored a monograph on the National Standards for DWI Offender Supervision for the American Probation and Parole Association. She served as President of the Board for the PA DUI Association for two years. She is currently offering training and staff development for organizations throughout Pennsylvania.

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