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California Laws and Ethics As Double Bind Dilemmas

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California psychologists can be put in situations requiring decisions between violating either the code of ethics of the law of California. The author illustrates this point and suggests at least four types of potential resolutions.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, California Laws and Ethics As Double Bind Dilemmas created by Arthur M. Bodin, Ph.D.

Course Material Author

Arthur M. Bodin, Ph.D.

Dr. Bodin practices in Palo Alto, CA, where he works with couples, families and individuals, often on relationship concerns. He is board certified in Clinical and in Forensic Psychology (ABPP). He is conducting research on relationship conflict and harmony and has developed the Relationship Conflict Inventory (RCI). He has served as President of the California Psychological Association, APA’s Division of State Psychological Association Affairs, and APA’s Division of Family Psychology, for which he is an APA Council Representative. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Division of Psychologists in Independent Practice.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. to be aware that the potential for serious legal and ethical dilemmas exist

  2. to consider approaches to dilemmas including at least four potential types of resolutions

Materials for Course California Laws and Ethics as Double Bind Dilemmas

Materials for Course California Laws and Ethics as Double Bind Dilemmas

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Course Number 9536
1 credit hour
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  • Reading-Based Online
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