Center for Professional Health

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 2010 Boundaries Course Dates 

 January 20-22 Full

 April 14-16 Full
June 9-11 Full
August 11-13 Full
October 20-22 Full
December 8-10 Full


 Course Logistics

All sessions are held at Center for Professional Health at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Numerous hotel options are available.

 Shuttle to the Airport

Parking and lunches are provided at no additional charge.

Maintaining Proper Boundaries

Maintaining Proper Boundaries emphasizes understanding of general and sexual boundary issues.  Typical boundary violations include inappropriate comments or jokes, sexual relationships with staff members and patients and inappropriate business relationships with patients. This is not a course for physicians with an active sexual addiction.

Course Dates:

February 20-22, 2013
April 10-12, 2013
June 12-14, 2013
August 7-9, 2013
November 13-15, 2013

Location: Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s Center for Professional Health

Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
the Center for Professional Health

Course Objectives:
After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to describe and discuss:

1) Techniques for assessing personal potential for sexual boundary violations
2) Strategies for recognizing the potential for sexual boundary violations in professional settings
3) Approaches to avoiding sexual boundary violations

Target Audience:
Physicians and other health care professionals referred to the course by State Medical Boards and Physicians Health Programs for boundary violations and those interested in increasing knowledge regarding State and Federal regulations regarding appropriate professional boundaries.

Course Faculty:
William Swiggart, MS, LPC
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Center for Professional Health

Ginger Manley, MSN, RN, CS
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Department of Addiction Psychiatry

Caroline Post-Cone, MSN, APRN, BC
Private Practice
Course Outline (click here)

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation:
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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