Section 1: Introduction A) About this Course B) Learning Objectives Section 2: Ethical Standards A) Laws vs. Ethics B) Codes of Ethics C) The Limits of Ethics Codes D) The Ethical Dilemma E) Confidentiality F) PIPEDA G) Professional Boundaries H) Summary Section 3: Ethical Decision-Making A) Ethical Principles B) Utilitarianism C) Rights Ethics D) Fairness or Justice E) Review F) Decision-Making Tool G) The Decision-Making Process H) PLUS I) Katy’s Dilemma J) What Happened Next? K) Applying the Model: Boundaries L) What Happened Next? M) Jarome’s Violation N) Applying the Model: Confidentiality O) Section Summary Section 4: Conclusion A) Summary
Kelly J. Ace, holds a Master’s degree in Counseling & Psychology, a Ph.D. in Human Sexuality, and a law degree. She is licensed in Pennsylvania as both an attorney and professional counselor. She oversees the clinical, abuse prevention education, and treatment programs at Family Support Line, a nonprofit advancing the prevention and treatment of sexual abuse. She also teaches psychology courses at Delaware County Community College. Disclosure: Kelly J. Ace, Ph.D. has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Expert Reviewer: Helen T. Russell, R.N., BHSc(N)
Helen has an extensive career history in both home health and long term care administration and education. Currently she provides general administration, clinical nursing, and operational consultative services to administration and staff in long term care facilities as well as policy and procedure review and development and learning and development program review and development. She works with local community health organizations to deliver the Stanford University curriculum in Pain Self-Management and in Living a Health Life with Chronic Conditions. In addition, she works with private clients facilitating their process in navigating the home care and long term care admission processes. Disclosure: Helen T. Russell, R.N., BHSc(N) has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.