Total CE Credit Hours: 2
Course Info URL: https://www.ce-credit.com/courses/101783
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About the Course:
Policies in the United States regarding personal responsibility and deviant behavior often follow an underlying moral philosophy. This article examines the philosophies in American social policy, and how beliefs about personal responsibility, definitions of deviance, and the role of the social welfare system shape current policies.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Moral Philosophy and Social Work Policy created by Amanda Reiman, MSW, PhD
The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics
Fall 2009, Vol. 6, No. 3
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about use of moral philosophy in social policy. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Identify moral philosophies that underlie American social policy.
Define how beliefs about personal responsibility, definitions of defiance, and the role of the social welfare system shape current policies.
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American Psychological Association (APA)
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CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
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