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Eye on Ethics Series - Course Five

This is a classic course. Addiction Counselor CE retains a small number of "Classic Courses". These courses are based on materials that have an older publication date, but that retain enduring learning value and relevance today. We can recommend this course as valuable, but if you are looking for more recent material you might wish to choose a different one.

About the Course:

The Eye on Ethics Series, created by Social Work Today magazine, is written by the highly respected Fredric Reamer, Ph.D.
Course (Number) includes the following brief ethics articles:
– From “Case” to “Cause” in Social Work
– Facing Up to Social Worker Sexual Misconduct
– Boundaries Among Colleagues
– Black, White … and Lots of Gray

Journal/Publisher:

Social Work Today

Publication Date:

2007-2009

Course Material Author

Frederic G. Reamer, PhD

Frederic G. Reamer, PhD, is a professor in the graduate program of the School of Social Work, Rhode Island College. He is the author of many books and articles, and his research has addressed mental health, healthcare, criminal justice, and professional ethics.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about ethical challenges, boundaries among colleagues, sexual misconduct and social justice commitment. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Outline social workers’ responsibility to promoting social justice as outlined in the Code of Ethics.

  2. Define sexual misconduct and identify steps to prevention.

  3. Identify ethically sound boundaries between coworkers and outline challenges with dual relationships.

  4. Discuss the gray areas in ethical decisionmaking when there are no ‘right answers.’

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Our Provider Number: 192243

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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Our Provider Number: 17-1460

CE Learning Systems dba Addiction Counselor CE has been approved to offer Continuing Education credit for Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. Approval No. 17-1460.

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From “Case” to “Cause” in Social Work

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Facing Up to Social Worker Sexual Misconduct

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Boundaries Among Colleagues

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Black, White … and Lots of Gray

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Course Number 101836
1 credit hour
  • Online Article
Exam Fee: $6.97No exam fee with a Plus or Unlimited membership package!
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801 members have taken this course