Becoming an ethical helping professional : cultural and philosophical foundations /

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Author / Creator:Sommers-Flanagan, Rita, 1953-
Imprint:Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2007.
Description:xxv, 394 p. ; 26 cm. + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
Language:English
Subject:Human services personnel -- Professional ethics.
Human services -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Counselors -- Professional ethics.
Counseling -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Counseling -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Counselors -- Professional ethics.
Human services -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Human services personnel -- Professional ethics.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6225951
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Other authors / contributors:Sommers-Flanagan, John, 1957-
ISBN:0471738107 (paper/dvd)
9780471738107 (paper/dvd)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-366) and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Authors
  • About the Contributors
  • Preface
  • Section 1. The Foundation
  • 1. Counseling Ethics and the Big Picture
  • 2. Philosophical and Culture: Roots and Prisms
  • 3. Ethics Codes, Codes of Conduct, Employer Policies, and the Law
  • 4. Professional Identity Development: Values and Definitions
  • Section 2. The Day to Day Challenges Common to All
  • 6. The Helping Relationship: From Beginning to End
  • 6. Confidentiality and Trust
  • 7. Boundaries, Roles, and Limits
  • 8. Assessment, Evaluation, Testing: Peering Through the Right Lenses
  • 9. Competence, Accountability, and Research: How We Know What We Should Know
  • Section 3. Specific Specialties and Professional Identities
  • 10. Counseling in the Schools
  • 11. Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling, and Career Counseling
  • 12. More Specialties: Families, Couples, Rehabilitation, Addictions, Pastoral
  • 13. Teaching, Mentoring, Supervision
  • Epilogue
  • References
  • Appendix A. Universal Declaration of Human Rights
  • Author Index
  • Subject Index
  • About the DVD