Online Course » Ethics: Spiritual Issues in Clinical Practice

Course Description:
There are a number of ethical questions that arise out of the incorporation of spirituality into a clinical practice. This program is a series of four interviews that focus on such questions as informed consent, self disclosure, practice competence and training, documentation, dual relationships, boundary violations, client self determination, undue influence, whether and how spiritual/religious issues should be addressed in therapy, and potential malpractice claims when ethical standards are violated.
Course Objective:
Completing this program should help you:
  • Address ethical issues related to spirituality in clinical practice;
  • Discuss the difference between rule ethics and virtue ethics;
  • Describe the importance of training and competence when using spirituality; and
  • Evaluate your own spiritual and ethical beliefs as they relate to practice.
Author Bio:
Barbara Alexander, LCSW, BCD, founder and president of On Good Authority, interviews four experts: • Terry Brumley Northcut, PhD, Loyola University of Chicago School of Social Work; • Frederic G. Reamer, PhD, Rhode Island College School of Social Work; • Ed Canda, PhD, University of Kansas School of Social Welfare; and • Dennis Haynes, PhD, University of Texas (Austin) School of Social Work.
Credits:
3.00
Hours:
3.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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