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January Monthly Meeting 4:30 PM Until 6:30 PM / SOCIAL HOUR (6:30 - 7:30 PM)

Monday, January 9, 2017, 4:30 PM until 7:30 PM
The Holiday Inn - Worthington
The Holiday Inn - Worthington
Worthington, OH  43085
Monthly Meeting
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Speaker:  Timothy Conrad
Topic:  Using and Managing Social Media: Maintaining Client Confidentiality
CEU: 1.0 Core Competency

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm - DOORS OPEN
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm - MEETING
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - SOCIAL HOUR

Social media, email and texting are powerful tools to create a professional identity, communicate with others and reach populations in need.  Yet these powerful tools are not without personal and professional risk.


Many professionals are naively engaging in ethically risky behaviors while attempting to navigate the digital world. Boundaries are tricky when both client and coach are using social media. Join coach, author and digital safety consultant Dr. Tim Conrad as he shares ways to maintain client confidentiality while using social media.  



Learning Objectives:
  • Name 3 ways that client confidentiality can be breached on social media. Ethics Section 4: Confidentiality/Privacy Paragraph 24, Core competency b. Understands and follows all ICF Ethical Guidelines.
  • Name 5 simple steps coaches can take to maintain confidentiality and privacy of client information in the digital world. Ethics Section 4: Confidentiality/Privacy Paragraph 24. Core competency. Core competency b. Understands and follows all ICF Ethical Guidelines.
  • Discuss the importance of clarifying social media practices in the coaching agreement. Ethics Section 4: Confidentiality/Privacy Paragraph 25. Core competency b. Reaches agreement about what is appropriate in the relationship and what is not, what is and is not being offered, and about the client's and Coach's responsibilities.
About Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad received his B.S., M.A. and Ph.D. from the Ohio State University.  Licensed as a teacher, professional counselor and school counselor; certified as a career and executive coach, Dr. Conrad has taught at the Ohio State University, the University of Dayton, Capital University and Ashland University. His current areas of research interest are “Motivation, resilience and career trajectory” and “ Ethics, boundaries and social media”. Along with Officer Don Stanko, Dr Conrad is the co-author of Digital Danger: If You Think Your Kid is Safe Online, Think Again and is also the author of Retire Happy: How to Remain, Relevant, Reputable and Resilient. An often-requested speaker at the state and regional level, his most popular topics include Fixing Perfect: Taming Perfectionism, Manage Change Before Change Manages You, What’s Next: How To Make The Big Leap; Digital Danger: Keeping Your Career Intact on Social Media.

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