Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Practical Guide
Praise for Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling, Third Edition
"This is absolutely the best text on professional ethics around. . . . This is a refreshingly open and inviting text that has become a classic in the field."
"I love this book! And so will therapists, supervisors, and trainees. In fact, it really should be required reading for every mental health professional and aspiring professional. . . . And it is a fun read to boot!"
"Pope and Vasquez have done it again. . . . an indispensable resource for seasoned professionals and students alike."
"[The third edition] focuses on how to think about ethical dilemmas . . . with empathy for the decision-maker whose best option may have to be a compromise between different values. If there is only room on the shelf for one book in the genre, this is it."
"This third edition of the classic ethics text provides invaluable resources and enables readers to engage in critical thinking in order to make their own decisions.?This superb reference belongs in every psychology training program's curriculum and on every psychologist's?bookshelf."
"Ken Pope and Melba Vasquez are right on target once again in the third edition, a book that every practicing mental health professional should read and have in their reference library."
"Without a doubt, this is the definitive book on ethics within psychology that can inform students, educators, clinical researchers, and practitioners."
"This stunningly good book . . . should be on every therapist's desk for quick reference."
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Personal Responsibility Constant Questioning and Basic Assumptions
Ethics and Critical Thinking
Trust Power and Caring
Competence and the Human Therapist
Creating Strategies for SelfCare
Creating a Professional Will
Historical Empirical and Actuarial Foundations
Responding to Ethics Licensing or Malpractice Complaints
Responding to Suicidal Risk
The Supervisory Relationship
Canadian Psychological Association 2002 Canadian code of ethics for psychologists
American Psychological Association 2002 Ethical principles of psychologists
American Psychological Association Statement
Steps in Ethical Decision Making
Beginnings and EndingsAbsences and Accessibility
Informed Consent and Informed Refusal
Assessment Testing and Diagnosis
Sexual Relationships with Clients
Nonsexual Multiple Relationships and Other Boundary Issues
Culture Context and Individual Differences