Legal Department Staff Articles
THE NEW ASSOCIATE TITLE: WHAT REGISTRANTS NEED TO KNOW
Effective January 1, 2018, the title for a Marriage and Family Therapist Registered Intern was changed to Associate Marriage and Family Therapist” (or “Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist,” if preferred). This article will discuss the new advertising guidelines for BBS registrants.
NO STRAYING ALLOWED! CLARIFYING THE LINE BETWEEN REPORTING AND INVESTIGATING ABUSE
Marriage and family therapists are reminded often that they are reporters of abuse and not investigators of it, but where, exactly, is the line between the two concepts? This article explores that line.
MARIJUANA LAWS AND YOUR LICENSE
in recent years, there have been several changes to the laws regarding marijuana use and possession in California. There are also possible changes ahead at the federal level. This article discusses state and federal marijuana laws.