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29 Cards in this Set

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Ethical canons of human services covers what 3 areas
1. counselor competence
2. Client/Patient rights
3. Clent counselor relationships
specifically what areas of counseler competance are regulated
1. education and credentials
2. work related experience
3. personal recovery issues
specifically what areas of client rights are ethics concerned with
1.individual needs
2. special circumstances
3.valuation of sucess
specifically what areas of the client counselor relationship is ethics concerned with
1. exploitation
2. healthy interaction
3. basic philosophy
4. confidentiality rules
core competencies of a counselor are:
1.can show/give empathy
the counselor must be able to identify, connect, see things as the client sees them
2.sense of openness to communication
3.Personal warmth
4.self awareness
what is transference?
client projects inappropriate attitudes,feelings on a counselor
what is counter transference?
counselor projects inappropriate attitudes and feeling onto the client.
What is compassion fatigue?
working harder than the client, leads to resentfullness and burnout
signs of compassion fatigue?
impatience,noticing anger,judgementalism,lose of respect when a client makes a bad decision
when do you write a discharge plan?
at the same time you are preparing the treatment plan.
what is the goal of a counselor?
1. Raise clients level of dignity
2. help anyone affected with their disease
3.Ensure highte levels of respect
4. keep persons best interests in the forefront
5. be a collaborator
when does a counselor become a mandated reporter according to HIPPA title 42
1. if danger to self or danger to others exists
2.must be current and present
true or false?
just because you are in recovery, does not mean you are qualified to be a counselor
true or false?
just because you have and education or degree in another discipline doesn't mean you have the specific knowledge to handle clients?
true or false
because you do have a specific degree, does mean you can be successful in chemical dependency
true or false?
being involved in self-help meetings is not the same thing as being involved in treatment
exploitation can happen with bothe the patent and the counselor
give a summary of the 1st of the 12 canons of ethical principles
1. to believe in the dignity and worth of all human beings
provide services for the betterment of all
2nd of the 12 canons
to recognize the right to humane treatment of those suffering from chemicl dependence
3rd of 12 canons
to promote and assist in the recovery of all persons served
4th of 12 canons
to maintain a professional elationship with all persons served, referring when it is in their best interest
5th of 12 canons
to adhere to rules of confidentiality
6th of 12 canons
to respect the rights , views, and positions of other addiction counselors and allied professionals
7th of 12 canons
to respect institutional policies, procedures with professional standards and cooperation
8th of 12 canons
to contribute my ideas and findings to general body, through appropriate channels
9th of 12 canons
to regularly evaluate my own professional strengths,limitations, biases, and level of effectiveness
seeking further education and training
10 of 12 canons
to keep non-exploitive interpersonal transactions with persons served
11 of 12 canons
to refrain from undetaking any activity where my personal conduct, including mood altering substances is likely to result in infereior services
12 of 12 canons
to avoid claiming directly or implying professional qualifications that exceed those i have actually obtained.