ERIC Number: EJ836116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
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New Mandates and Imperatives in the Revised "ACA Code of Ethics"
Kaplan, David M.; Kocet, Michael M.; Cottone, R. Rocco; Glosoff, Harriet L.; Miranti, Judith G.; Moll, E. Christine; Bloom, John W.; Bringaze, Tammy B.; Herlihy, Barbara; Lee, Courtland C.; Tarvydas, Vilia M.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v87 n2 p241-256 Spr 2009
The first major revision of the "ACA Code of Ethics" in a decade occurred in late 2005, with the updated edition containing important new mandates and imperatives. This article provides interviews with members of the Ethics Revision Task Force that flesh out seminal changes in the revised "ACA Code of Ethics" in the areas of confidentiality, romantic and sexual interactions, dual relationships, end-of-life care for terminally ill clients, cultural sensitivity, diagnosis, interventions, practice termination, technology, and deceased clients.
Descriptors: Ethics, Counseling, Interviews, Committees, Change, Confidentiality, Interpersonal Relationship, Terminal Illness, Cultural Awareness, Identification, Intervention, Technology, Death, Counselor Client Relationship, Counseling Services
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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