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2020 AMHCA Code of Ethics

About the Course:

The American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA) document governs the ethical practice of mental health services provision. Keywords:Mental Health Counselor, Code of ethics

This course is based on the reading-based online article, 2020 AMHCA Code of Ethics created by AMCHA in 2020.

Publication Date:

Feb 2020

Course Material Author

AMCHA

Course Creator

Barbara F. McMillan, LPC

Barbara McMillan, BA, MS, EdD, LPC has 35 years of experience as a therapist, clinical director, and administrator in mental health and substance abuse programs. She holds degrees in psychology and education, and has been a licensed professional counselor and supervising counselor for many years. After 18 years in various roles in private and public mental health settings, she became a full-time college psychology and sociology instructor.

Recommended For:

Counselors and marriage and family therapists. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the purpose and authority of an ethical code on the practice of mental health counseling.

  2. Name and discuss ethical principles in counseling.

  3. Recognize possible ethical dilemmas in counseling relationships and situations.

Course Material

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Course Number 103199
2 credit hours
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