Teen Sexual Health Rights + Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting Laws in CA

Webinar Overview:

Eunice V. Rios, MD, Medical Director, Adolescent Care & Transition Clinic, LAC + USC Medical Center

This on-demand webinar provides a review of California minor consent and confidentiality laws and how to balance the laws with teen friendly services and best practices. It provides practical techniques on how to implement patient-centered confidential services for teens that honor mandated reporting of abuse laws. Strategies for addressing parent concerns and providing inclusive sexual health counseling designed to meet the needs of ALL teens, regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation and sexual practices are also discussed.

Who should attend?

  • Clinicians
  • Nurses
  • Medical Assistants
  • Health Educators + Counselors
  • Clinical Administrators
  • Community Health + Outreach Workers
  • All Title X delegate agency staff (required to attend annually)
Webinar Objectives:

After watching this on-demand webinar participants will be able to:

  • Describe California laws around mandatory reporting, confidentiality and minor consent that impact reproductive health care for adolescents
  • Identify teen friendly sexual health counseling strategies
  • Utilize techniques to be inclusive of LGBTQ youth while taking a sexual history
  • Identify how to address parent concerns related to adolescent reproductive health care services
Additional Information:

Webinar Recording Date: August, 2017 / Approximate Run Time: 42 minutes

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