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ERIC Number: EJ607750
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Legal and Ethical Issues Involved When Counseling Minors in Nonschool Settings.
Lawrence, Gabrielle; Kurpius, Sharon E. Robinson
Journal of Counseling & Development, v78 n2 p130-36 Spr 2000
It is essential for counselors to understand the legal and ethical issues relevant to working with minors. Article reviews major court cases and legislation concerning these areas. Discusses four ethical issues: counselor competence, client's rights to confidentiality, informed consent, and duties related to child abuse. Considers issues for working ethically with minors in order to limit legal liability. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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