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This one-day workshop will cover the acts and legislation related to practicing as a psychologist in South Africa. The workshop is relevant for all categories of intern psychologists preparing for the board exam. 

The workshop will be presented by the following speakers:


Doret Kirsten

Doret is a Clinical and Educational Psychologist, and a senior lecturer at North West University. She has 23 years of experience in training students of psychology, and has multiple national and international publications.


Luke Lamprecht

Luke is the Director of Fight with Insight. He is a long standing advocate for child protection and a convenor for the Johannesburg Child Advocacy Forum.


Brandon Swanepoel

Brandon is an educational psychologist in private practice. He is also the school psychologist for St Vincent School for the Deaf, and the chair of the joint EPASSA-SASPA (South African School Psychologists Association) Ethics Committee.


Relevant sections from the following will be covered:

DSM-5

List of classified tests 

Bill of Rights (Constitution)

Generic ethical rules 

Annexure 12

Policy on the classification of psychometric measuring devices

HPCSA Good Practice Guide (HIV)

Health Professions Act

Annexure 12

Scope of Profession

Children’s Act

Criminal Procedure Act

Child Justice Act

When and where?



Children's Memorial Centre Auditorium
Children's Memorial Centre
Parktown
Johannesburg
South Africa
2017

Starts:
Sat 21 Sep 2019 at 8:00 AM (SAST)
Ends:
Sat 21 Sep 2019 at 4:00 PM (SAST)

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Johannesburg Parent and Child Counselling Centre

011 484-1734