ADDS 207 Ethics for Addiction Counselors

A course designed to introduce the student to the established professional codes of ethics that define the context within which the helping professional works. Students will review state law relative to ethical conduct and role play various situations in which ethics are in question. Students are expected to be open to changing personal perspectives and behaviors that may conflict with ethical guidelines. Students will have an opportunity to develop appreciation for professional development, supervision and the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle as a counselor. Students are expected to become familiar with what constitutes ethical behavior and the ethical decision-making process.

Credits

3.00 Credits

ADDS 207Ethics for Addiction Counselors

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I. General Information

Department

II. Course Specification

Credit Hours Narrative

3.00 Credits

III. Catalog Course Description

A course designed to introduce the student to the established professional codes of ethics that define the context within which the helping professional works. Students will review state law relative to ethical conduct and role play various situations in which ethics are in question. Students are expected to be open to changing personal perspectives and behaviors that may conflict with ethical guidelines. Students will have an opportunity to develop appreciation for professional development, supervision and the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle as a counselor. Students are expected to become familiar with what constitutes ethical behavior and the ethical decision-making process.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies