• Ethical Counseling
    what counselors should aspire to do in an ethical manner and also explains how they can be responsible counselors who protect themselves against complaints. The code of ethics is sometimes revised because individuals of the ACA develop useful material that will protect counselors. The code of ethics focuses...
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  • American Counseling Association Activities
    Professional Development Activity American Counseling Association-ACA questions: What is the Role of Students in ACA-American Counseling Association? As stated on its official website, “ACA is the largest association exclusively representing the community of counselors in various practice settings”...
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  • The Aca Codes of Ethics
    The ACA Code of Ethics The code of ethics which reverberated within my mind was the American Counseling Association’s Code of Ethics. ACA goes into more depth about principles that new up and coming counselors and professional should focus on. ACA emphasizes on the cultural context of making ethical...
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  • Mhcounselor
    Ethics Both the ACA (2005) and the AMHCA (2010) Codes of ethics provide training, and guidance in terms of making ethical decisions. Both codes cover a wide range of ethical and professional topics common to the counseling profession. In this paper I will look at the ACA and AMHCA Codes in the areas...
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  • Self-Supervision and Plan
    well as support and teach clients skills needed for positive behavior changes. According to the 2012 American Mental Health Counselors Association’s (AMHCA) code of ethics “Mental health counselors believe in the dignity and worth of the individual. They are committed to increasing knowledge of human behavior...
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  • Legal Landmark Cases
    Association (AMHCA, 2010) describes informed consent as a clients right to be made aware of the type of services and by whom those services will be provided, the cost associated with those services, how any information learned will be used and to whom, if applicable, the information can be shared. ACA (2005)...
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  • Ethical Dilemma Case Analysis
    2013 The following paper will discuss the ethical issues associated with the Ethical Dilemma Case Analysis obtained from the University of Phoenix. The case reveals a female client that has had a previous counseling experiences that has left her severely distraught and...
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  • State Laws
    designation is earned (The Education-Portal, 2011). Congress Approves Minimal Medicare Extenders Bill, American Mental Health Counselors Association [AMHCA] worked tirelessly since the Congress began in 2011 with its coalition partners to advocate that Licensed Mental Health Counselors [LMHC] and Marriage...
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  • Comparing Ethics
    COUN 6100 Intro to Mental Health Counseling March 15, 2012 Week #2 Discussion #2 After carefully reviewing both ACA and AMCHA Code of Ethics, there were some slight differences in the mission of each organization foundation. AMCHA is committed to protecting human welfare; it holds their member...
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  • The Roles of a Counselor
    professional counselor’s first and foremost responsibility is to respect the dignity and promote the welfare of clients (American Counseling Association [ACA], 2005). Providing quality care without compromising ethical and legal concerns is a challenging but necessary goal for all counselors who work in managed...
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  • Comparing Codes of Ethics
    Health Counselors Association Codes of Ethics both provide guidance and direction in making ethical decisions for their members (ACA, 2005) (AMHCA, 2010). Both the ACA and the AMHCA Codes of Ethics cover a wide range of moral and ethical situations that could present themselves to mental health professionals...
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  • Aca Codes of Ethics and Amhca Code of Etics
    behaviors by placing ethical standards on our behaviors. Lynn Shallcross (2011) stated “the code provides us with a clearer professional identity, shapes how the public perceives us and offers guidelines for our professional behavior”, and “Most of us are trained to ‘do things right.’ Ethics help us to ‘do...
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  • Locating and Integrating State Laws and Ethical Codes
    standards of mental health counseling. The main sources that will be focused on are; ACA Code of Ethics, and the American Mental Health Counseling Association. These two source give in depth rules and regulations as to how a counselor should conduct themselves in a professional setting. Locating Ethical...
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  • Locating and Integrating State Laws and Ethical Codes
    American Mental Health Counselors Association Code of ethics. The website is: http://www.amhca.org/. Once at the website, you can look under about AMHCA for a link to the code of ethics or use the following URL: https://www.amhca.org/assets/news/AMHCA_Code_of_Ethics_2010_w_pagination_cxd_51110.pdf. The...
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  • Sex Trafficking is Human Trafficking
    should be provided counsel, rehabilitation, and treatment services. A child victim should not be placed in a detention system. This ruling stemmed from an incident of a 13 year old girl who consented to sex when she flagged down an undercover police officer and offered to engage in oral sex for twenty...
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  • Ehtics in Counseling Comparison
    ETHICS CODES COMPARISON 1 Running head: ETHICS CODES COMPARISON ACA and AACC Ethics Codes Comparison COUN 501 Don Perry Liberty University Masters of Arts in Professional Counseling January 23, 2013 ETHIC CODES COMPARISON 2 Abstract This paper will attempt to...
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  • Ethics Code Comparison
    Abstract When reading the code of ethics for both the ACA (American Counseling Association) and the AACC (American Association of Christian Counselors), one can immediately notice several differences in how both associations make sense of ethics in their own professions. There are...
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  • Affordable Health Care Act
    events, from government shutdown to fiscal cliff deadline. All of these fall short to the main focus of this paper. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) will affect every person in the United States however; I will focus on the benefits of the ACA on the rural American. The ACA was passed...
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  • Ethics Code Analysis Paper
    noted within different areas concerning ethics. This paper compares and analyzes these ethics codes, focusing on the ethics codes of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), and the American Counseling Association (ACA). The differences exist primarily due to the different world view and...
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  • Annual Catholic Appeal
    year. By using donated money from the people of St. Louis, the ACA helps everyone out by using the money for various different needs. These include: schools, soup kitchens, families, the homeless, and everyone else in the community. Through the help from the community, the ACA was able to raise over thirteen...
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