Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101802
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About the Course:
Social work codes of professional ethics in the United States and the United Kingdom are juxtaposed to reveal differences in form, content, structure and historical development. The approach taken in the two countries to professional regulation, through codes of ethics, is strikingly different; tentative explanations are offered.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Ethical Codes of Practice in the US and UK: One Profession, Two Standards created by Frederic G. Reamer, Ph.D. and Steven M. Shardlow, Ph.D.
Journal/Publisher:The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics
Publication Date:Summer 2009, Vol. 6, No. 2
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about code of ethics in the US and UK. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Compare the US and UK codes of professional ethics.
- Outline the history of development, structure, and context of the US and UK codes.
- Identify reasons for differences in the two codes.
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