Professional Boundaries Program

The Professional Boundaries Program is a dynamic, interactive three-day educational training program facilitated by a minimum of two physicians board-certified in psychiatry.

The program objective is to assist the professional in addressing the issues that contribute to their misconduct in the workplace. Additional goals and objectives include:

  • Developing a greater understanding of the multiple issues and factors that lead to sexual harassment and sexual misconduct in the workplace.
  • Increasing knowledge and understanding of the impact of sexual harassment and sexual misconduct on victims and the work environment.
  • Increasing insight into personal attitudes and paradigms about work, power, self-esteem, gender and cultural factors, and issues of sexuality.
  • Values and boundary clarification.
  • Improving coping skills.
  • Providing tools for appropriate workplace behaviors.

PACE has developed this program to meet the needs of the professional who:

  • Has had a complaint or grievance filed against him/her for sexual harassment and/or misconduct in the work place.
  • Is at risk of losing their job, practice, privileges, or license due to allegations of sexual misconduct, or creating a hostile work environment.
  • Is on probation or suspension while under investigation.
  • Needs to meet court, state board, or employer recommendations for sexual harassment/misconduct prevention training.

PACE provides a dynamic training program that offers professionals an opportunity to obtain educational information and personalized assessment in a highly sensitive, supportive and confidential environment away from the workplace.

The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 39.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For additional information or to make a referral, please contact the PACE program at (619) 543-6770. Or you may fill out this inquiry form and we will contact you at your convenience.

 Course Dates and Status

Start DateEnd DateEnrollment CutoffStatusSeats AvailableHotel Reservation 
November 30, 2017December 2, 2017November 9, 2017OPEN2November 
February 1, 2018February 3, 2018January 19, 2018OPEN9February 
April 12, 2018April 14, 2018March 30, 2018OPEN10April 
May 17, 2018May 19, 2018May 4, 2018OPEN10May 
July 12, 2018July 14, 2018June 29, 2018OPEN10July 
September 13, 2018September 15, 2018August 31, 2018OPEN10September 
November 29, 2018December 1, 2018November 16, 2018OPEN10November 


Registration form for the Professional Boundaries Program (in PDF format).
Brochure for the Professional Boundaries Program (in PDF format) for viewing or printing.
Inquiry form to request more information.

Note: please review the cancellation policy for this course.



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