PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE AND LEGAL ISSUES COURSE


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Professional Practice and Legal Issues Course




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COURSE OUTLINE

Professional Practice and Legal Issues Course

These are the specifications of the Da Vinci Institute of Holistic Medicine’s

Professional Practice and Legal Issues Course:

1. Awarding Institution / Body: Da Vinci Institute of Holistic Medicine
2. Teaching Institution: Online and distance learning, with tutor support
3. Programme Accredited by: School of Integrative and Complementary Medicine, University of America, USA
4. Final Award Compulsory course for students enrolled in the Doctor in Naturopathy and Holistic Medicine
5. Programme title: Professional Practice and Legal Issues Course
6. Course Code and level: DNHM8007
7. Duration of programme: One trimester or 12 weeks
8. Total number of study hours: Equivalent to 3 US credits or 45 clock hours of study
9. Enrollment requirements: Students enrolled in the Doctor of Naturopathy and Holistic Medicine
10. Enrollment date: First Year, First Trimester
11. Fees: Full payment: €300 euros; Installment plan: €105 per month for 3 monthly payments.

 

COURSE CURRICULUM

This courses consists of 13 lessons, such as:

LESSON 1 – Introduction – shared CAM values and characteristics, the holistic view, capacity for self healing, prevention, political context of CAM

LESSON 2 – What Do We Mean by Ethics – practicing ethically, agreeing on right and wrong, case of universal ethics

LESSON 3 – Ethical Theories in Health Care – consequence-based theories, duty-based theories, questioning the legitimacy of rules, Kantian deontology, virtual ethics, principle-based ethics, respect for justice

LESSON 4 – Professional Codes of Ethics – what is a professional, a profession, behaving ethically, professional codes of ethics, scope of ethical codes

LESSON 5 – The Law – legal duty of care, trespass, negligence, legal requirements

LESSON 6 – Do alternative therapies require an alternative ethical framework? – western and non-western values, alternative ethical theories, ethics of care, narrative-based ethics

LESSON 7 – Ethical Issues Common to all Therapists – respect for autonomy, competence, problems in formalising competencies, making realistic claims, cross specialisation

LESSON 8 – Research – political agenda, rise of evidence-based medicine, conducting formal CAM research, devising research methodologies, consent, confidentiality, risk

LESSON 9 – Supervision – competencies of a supervisor, resistance to supervision, securing the patients consent, continuing professional development, understanding reflective practice

LESSON 10 – Maintaining Boundaries and Preventing Abuse – prone to abuse, lack of formal regulation, defining professional abuse, appropriate boundaries

 



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