The collection includes situational case studies and interactive simulations (collectively referred to as case materials) that place students in the roles of lawyers and policy makers and teach fundamental lawyering skills such as investigating facts, counseling, and resolving ethical dilemmas. Ethical issues arise more often for school counselors than for those who work in other settings (remley, 2002) the challenge of working not only with minors but also with other stakeholders including parents, teachers, school administrators, and community members sets the stage for potential legal. Janet g froeschle hicks, nicole noble, steve berry, professional and ethical school counselor focuses on positive collaborations with a realistic case faced. Gace school counseling (603): practice & study guide ethics are not as clear as legal issues and sometimes have to be handled on a case-by-case basis counselors, especially new counselors. Ethical case study of sarah 2 issue dealing with confidentiality arises and the counselor must decide whether the golden rule that is the basis for trust in a counseling relationship should be broken in order to protect the client or someone else.
The case study on james presents three main ethical dilemmas first is diversity and clinical experience it is ethically inappropriate for james to take up a counseling session with a client yet he lacks adequate exposure and experience to handle the client. Davis and mickelson studied school counselors' knowledge of their legal and ethical responsibilities according to these studies, school counselors face legal dilemmas in. Teen counseling ethics case docdharma loading unsubscribe from docdharma ethics and boundary issues in counseling--ceus for lpc, lmhc, lcsw - duration: 41:22.
Sometimes a school counselor hearing this information will approach the teacher in order to ask questions and get the other side of the story if this were purely an ethical issue, rather than a legal issue, this would be the ethically correct course of action. Consider the potential consequences of all options and determine a course of action the presenting ethical dilemma in the case study of counselor alice and her client, ms jackson, centered around alice's sliding income scale in determining fees which ms jackson finds herself in the position of being unable to pay, though she wants to remain. Teaching ethics in psychiatry: case-vignettes gap in our studies about ethics and it allows a thorough human mental exercise and gives insight to different.
Ethical and legal issues in counseling ethical standards and laws certified school counselor) is the professional operating and client transfer in the case. Ethical case study 2: sally goes to school shanda woody montreat college ethical case study 2: sally goes to school a fundamental aspect of ethics in counseling is the right to informed consent informed consent reflects respect for the client as an individual and promotes self-governing during the counseling process (pope & melba, 2011. Social media and professional school counselors: ethical and legal considerations social media and professional school counselors brief fictitious case. The ethical standards for school counselors states: if a student is receiving services from another counselor or mental health professional, the counselor, with student and/or parent/guardian consent, will inform the other professional and develop clear agreements to avoid confusion and conflict for the student. Ethical and legal dilemmas in school counseling james f whittenberg, phd, lpc-s, csc karina hinojosa, ba code of ethics case studies of ethical dilemmas.
An ethics challenge for school counselors in addition to the codes of ethics listed above in the preceding case, the american school counseling association's. Ethics case study: a tough call currents article this is the first in a yearlong series of ethics case studies that present scenarios that raise ethical questions and responses from advancement professionals who offer their insights and opinion. Case studies and scenarios illustrating ethical dilemmas in business, medicine, technology, government, and education.
Coun7449 ethical decision-making model assignment ethical dilemma case study scenarios a high school professional school counselor meets with a student who confides that she may be pregnant. Case scenario you are one of the school counselors at northwest middle school your caseload includes sarah, a seventh grader she was referred to you by her classroom teacher. To the teacher readings and case studiesserve as a supplement to material in the textbook and provide an in-depth look at important issues, experiments, and concepts in psy.
This practical guide will sensitize the professional school counselor to legal and ethical issues involved in working with minors in school settings using a case study approach and more than 100 cases representing school counselors daily dilemmas, chapters help the reader connect the reality of. An ethical case study/vignette, a story that presents a group of participants with a problem, dilemma or conflict in a situation that has personal and/or professional moral/ethical considerations, may be used as a stand-alone product or as an aide in a training course for either. Case studies 1 case studies legal and ethical issues in working with minor in schools you are a school counselor, school psychologist, social worker, or licensed.