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Resolving Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work Practice

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About the Course:

In social work, as with other mental health professions, the vulnerability of clients requires that social work professionals stay up-to-date with ethics codes as well as commit to behaving in ethically responsible ways. This course book assists social workers in achieving these mandates and in meeting their professional responsibilities.

This course is based on the book, Resolving Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work Practice created by Norman Linzer in 0.

Publication Date:

1999 Edition

Course Material Author

Norman Linzer

Norman Linzer teaches in the Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University. He has published numerous articles on ethics in social work professions.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially counselors and social workers who seek knowledge about social work ethics codes and ethical dilemmas. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Discuss major ethical guidelines in the areas of confidentiality, domestic violence, child welfare, welfare reform, managed care, and client-therapist relationships.

  2. Explain how specific laws impact social work ethics.

  3. Think critically about ethics decisions posed by case studies.

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