Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/103097
About the Course:
This course’s article is a review of the applications of ethical principles to behavioral health treatment with LGBTQ+ clients. Case studies of presenting issues of each client and relevant ethical concerns are reviewed and critiqued by the authors. Special attention is given to how treatment can be affected by provider biases and how ethical principles can assist with conceptualizing/treating LGBTQ+ clients.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Ethical Aspects of Mental Health Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bi-, Pan-, Asexual, and Transgender People: A Case Based Approach created by Timo O. Nieder, PhD and Annette Guldenring in 2020.
Publication Date:1st 2020
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.
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for intermediate and advanced levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Identify and describe common biases of therapists in treating LGBTQ+ clientele.
- Identify several principles outlined by Beauchamp and Childress (2013) for ethical treatment of clients.
- Describe and apply ethical principles to common presenting issues and cultural issues with LGBTQ+ clientele.
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