Legal and Ethical Requirements and Confidentiality of groups

Legal and Ethical Requirements and Confidentiality of groups

Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues in Counseling: Chapter 13

Assignment 9


Use the reading assignments thoroughly in an integrative discussion- All assignments
MUST be typed, double-spaced, in APA style, and written at graduate level English.
You must integrate the material presented in the text and cite your work according to
APA format- Please include a Title and Reference page and a Running Head.

In your own understanding, respond to each question in 1/5 page per question,
providing original examples to enhance your understanding. Include any cultural
factors discussed by the text authors-

This assignment must should be 4 pages total plus a Title and Reference page.

1. How do you think legal and ethical requirements might come into conflict with each
other when comseling minor clients?

2. How is confidentiality different when counseling couples, families, or groups, as
opposed to counseling an individual client?

3. To what degree do you believe counselors are competent to administer and interpretpsychological tests?

Assignment Outcomes

Integrate the ethical principles of marriage and family therapists and licensed
professional clinical counselors

Illustrate California and other state laws regulating the license to practice as an MFI’
and LPCC

Formulate cutural issues and research findings relevant to ethical clinical practice
Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology
Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively