ERIC Number: ED315709
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Ethical and Legal Issues in School Counseling. Highlights: An ERIC/CAPS Digest.
Huey, Wayne C.; Remley, Theodore P., Jr.
This digest summarizes ethical and legal issues affecting school counselors. It emphasizes the importance of ethical standards, and of knowing the content, purposes, and limitations of professional codes of conduct as general guidelines for addressing difficult issues. Advice is offered on how to address colleagues' unethical behavior, and on counselors' legal responsibilities in the areas of confidentiality and privileged communication. (TE)
Descriptors: Behavior Standards, Codes of Ethics, Compliance (Legal), Confidentiality, Counselor Role, Counselors, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethics, Legal Responsibility, Moral Issues, Moral Values, School Counselors, School Law
ERIC/CAPS, 2108 School of Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.