Current Conversations in Professionalism (Intermediate, Clinical, Best Practice, Professionalism/Ethics)

This training will begin with a brief review of ethics and current ethical issues being addressed most frequently by PCB to give a backdrop on the importance of professionalism.  It will then move into concepts of professionalism, including attitude, competence, appearance, responsibility, teamwork, communication, among others.  It will focus on specific and concrete behaviors to engage in and not engage. It will finish on the importance of professional development and what to look for in quality trainings.  Throughout the presentation there will group discussion, group polls, and interactive activities to keep all participants fully engaged. 

Training Objectives:

  • Participants with be able to identify the top three ethical violations from the past two years
  • Participants will learn, identify, and be able to discuss the four foundational principles of healthcare ethics
  • Participants will identify and discuss eight attributes of professionalism
  • Participants will be able to discern and choose what makes a good training for professional development


Eric J. Webber, MA, CADC, CCS, CSAT, CCPG

Eric J. Webber, MA, CADC

Director of the Caron Legal Professionals Program, Senior Clinical of Specialty Services

Eric Webber is the Director of the Caron Legal Professionals Program and Senior Clinician of Specialty Services at Caron Treatment Center.  He provides direct care through specialty lectures and counseling sessions focused on relapse, Addiction Interaction Disorders, work/professional related issues, and other targeted needs. He conducts the Legal Professionals group, as well as a general Executive/Professional group.  Mr. Webber provides CLE trainings across the country for various State Bar Associations, laws firms, and various private organizations.  He is also a trainer for PCB, DDAP, and various private treatment providers. Mr. Webber is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Certified Clinical Supervisor, and holds a Certificate of Competency in Problem Gambling, all through the Pennsylvania Certification Board; he is also a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist and a Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist through the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals. He holds a Master’s Degree from Alvernia University.