Identify ethical standards within the ACA (2014) Code of Ethics.

Counseling Theory- Ethical Standards

In this module, you examined the ethical responsibility of clinical mental health counselors. The American Counseling Association (ACA, 2014) serves six main purposes and contains nine main sections that guides the ethical practice of mental health counseling. The discussion question for this module will require you to complete the following:

Tasks:

  • Identify one ethical standard within the ACA (2014) Code of Ethics. Provide an analysis on the importance on the delivery of counseling services today. Include in your discussion, the implication for counselors-in-training. Include information from the chapter readings to support your response.

Submission Details:

Grading CriteriaMaximum PointsQuality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions16Quality of responses to classmates12Frequency of responses to classmates4Reference to supporting readings and other materials4Language and grammar4Total:40