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Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling : A Practical Guide (Paperback) (Kenneth S. Pope & Melba J. T.

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Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling is fully revised to cover the creative innovations, surprising research findings, landmark legal decisions, and new perspectives that have brought change to the field of psychotherapy and to ethical standards, theory, and practice.  Expanded to 27 chapters (from the Fourth Edition's 21 chapters), this engaging, easy-to-read  guide is designed to help strengthen your awareness of ethical challenges, pitfalls, and opportunities so you see more clearly how your choices affect the lives of patients, colleagues, and the public.  

 

New to the Fifth Edition:

  • New chapter on Moral Distress and Moral Courage focuses on the intense ethical challenges that arise when organizations and other forces violate our professional or personal ethical values.

  • New chapter on Steps to Strengthen Ethics in Organizations

  • Greater attention throughout to issues of culture, race, religion, language, sexual identity, sexual orientation, and politics.

  • Increased focus on developing and strengthening ethical intelligence.  The section on critical thinking about ethics has been expanded into five chapters:

    ­Avoiding Pseudoscience, Fads, & Academic Urban Legends

    ­Ethical Judgment Under Uncertainty and Pressure

    ­26 Logical Fallacies in Ethical Reasoning

    ­Using and Misusing Words to Reveal and Conceal

    ­Ethics Placebos, Cons, & Creative Cheating: A User's Guide

  • Enhanced coverage of the many changes and challenges brought about by new technology, EHRs, Facebook, videoconferencing, and texting

Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling is fully revised to cover the creative innovations, surprising research findings, landmark legal decisions, and new perspectives that have brought change to the field of psychotherapy and to ethical standards, theory, and practice.  Expanded to 27 chapters (from the Fourth Edition's 21 chapters), this engaging, easy-to-read  guide is designed to help strengthen your awareness of ethical challenges, pitfalls, and opportunities so you see more clearly how your cho

Number of Pages: 484
Genre: Psychology
Sub-Genre: Clinical Psychology, Psychotherapy / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Kenneth S. Pope & Melba J. T. Vasquez
Language: English
Street Date: January 26, 2016
TCIN: 50881451
UPC: 9781119195443
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-3875
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