ACA Podcast Series


Since 2008, ACA has provided a series of podcasts aimed to help you save time and money as you strive to stay well-informed on professional issues.

These podcasts—prerecorded interviews posted on the ACA website—can be downloaded to your computer so that you can listen to them at your convenience while at home or work. They also can be added to your iPod for use while taking a walk, on the treadmill, in the car, or whenever you have time.

Most podcasts offer opportunities to earn Continuing Education credits. If you are interested in earning CE credits click here.  

The podcasts can also be accessed by visiting our Professional Development Center

Transcripts for select podcasts can be found here.

Member Price: $22.00
Non-Member Price: $32.00

HT073 - Extending Boundaries

Kathy Ybanez-Llorente, Ph.D.

Podcast transcript available by clicking here.

Description: Kathy Ybanez-Llorente, Ph.D. discusses ethical issues related to the extension of counseling boundaries. Kathy provides an overview of the ethical code and how counselors need to address times when extending boundaries. Concrete examples ranging from the protection of clients from exploitation and faculty supervision to accepting gifts and counseling special populations are discussed.

Presenter: Kathy Ybanez-Llorente, Ph.D. received her bachelor's degree in psychology from Baylor University. She received her master's degree in Counseling and Ph.D. in Counselor Education from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi. Dr. Ybanez-Llorente is an Associate Professor at Texas State University in the Professional Counseling Program of the Counseling, Leadership, Adult Education and School Psychology Department where she also serves as the Practicum/Internship Coordinator for the Professional Counseling Program. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC-S) and board-approved Supervisor in Texas. She is a past President of the Texas Association for Counselor Education and Supervision and has served in various service related positions in national, regional and state associations. As a Licensed Professional Counselor, she has provided clinical counseling services to children, adolescents, and families in a variety of settings, from private practice, community counseling agencies, to foster care, state contracted agencies, and the inpatient psychiatric setting.

Listening to this podcast will help you:

  1. Summarize the basic tenets of the Extending Boundaries podcast
  2. Discuss ethical issues related to the extension of counseling boundaries
  3. Discuss how to protect the client when extending boundaries

 Running time: 55 minutes

MP3, 37.87 MB

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