Reflective Practice 1

Reflective Practice 1

This introductory course will help learners develop knowledge, understanding and skills related to reflective practice, so that they are prepared to work through the complex challenges of professional roles, including working with difficult clients and managing ethically charged situations. Learners will also practice using reflection with a relevant, personal professional experience.

CPD Credits

    • BC – approved for 0.5 hours under Lawyering Skills by Law Society of BC
    • Alberta: For Alberta lawyers, consider including this course as a CPD learning activity in your mandatory annual Continuing Professional Development Plan as required by the Law Society of Alberta
    • Manitoba, Yukon, NWT, Nunavut, PEI, Nova Scotia – consider including this course for 0.5 hours of CPD
    • Approved for 0.5 hours by CCPA

Learning Outcomes

By working through the course materials, reflective practice models and progress and reflection exercises, learners will be able to:

  • Define reflective practice
  • Give examples
  • Discuss the benefits
  • Explain how reflective practice differs from technical-rational scientific definitions of knowledge
  • Describe the contributions of major scholars and their models of reflective practice
  • Discuss how relationships and context shape reflection
  • Examine ethical considerations for reflective practice
  • Start building reflective practices into their own work and their own process of continuing professional development

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