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What are the societal and regulatory expectations of us as professionals?

At the end of this section[2] you will be able to:

  • Explain how the CPSO defines and regulates professional boundaries

  • Define professional boundaries and how to respect them

  • Explain the CPSO policy on Mandatory Reporting

  • Explain the CPSO policy on Physician Patient Dating

  • Explain the CPSO policy on Postgraduate Educaiton

  • Consider the implications of these policies on your training and on clinical practice

  • Be empowered to model and to reinforce professional behaviours in your training experiences and to reflect on breaches of professionalism in constructive ways.

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2. Content for this section was provided by Dr. Janet Dollin, Office of Gender and Equity Issues, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa

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