Total CE Credit Hours: 7
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101719
About the Course:
Advanced Ethics for Addiction Professionals describes how ethical decision-making is required in many of the difficult situations faced by addiction professionals. The author describes how to integrate critical thinking with ethical decision-making. This is a guide NOT on “what to do” when confronted with difficult ethical dilemmas, but on how to think about what to do.
The author presents common ethical dilemmas that addiction professionals face in their daily work—such as boundary issues, confidentiality, dual relationships, and more—and asks readers to consider their own responses to these dilemmas. The book then shows readers how to apply new models of ethical thinking to practice.
This course is based on the book, Advanced Ethics for Addiction Professionals created by Michael J. Taleff, PhD., CSAC, MAC in 2010.
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about advanced ethical practices. It is appropriate for advanced levels of participants’ knowledge.
Describe the foundational, thinking way to approach addiction ethics.
Identify the emotional aspect of ethical thinking.
Explain the ethical theories and applications
Acknowledge how the mind dulls good ethical decision making.
List the ethical fallacies.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
7 CE Credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
7 CE Credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
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