Professional Boundaries

Course length

About the Course

This course will give a practical understanding of professional boundaries in the context of health and social care. On this course we will address and evaluate areas where misunderstandings can arise and you’ll be left with a clearer idea of what the moral guidelines are for care work, and how to ensure you are operating within them.

Course Outcomes

What are professional boundaries?
Why are professional boundaries important?
What are the risks of having poorly defined professional boundaries?
How do you establish and maintain good professional boundaries?
How do you effectively communicate these professional boundaries?
What steps can you take if the professional boundaries have been breached?
What are the official guidelines?
What records should you keep, and what should you report on?