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MFT-5102 v4: Legal, Ethical, and Professional Development in Marriage and Family Therapy

Week 1 Resources

Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in the Practice of Marriage and Family Therapy

Wilcoxon, A. S., Remley, T. P., & Gladding, S. T. (2021) Ethical, legal and professional issues in the practice of marriage and family therapy. Pearson.

Read Chapter 1: Values as Context for Therapy (pp. 1-21) and

Chapter 2: Professional Acculturation and the Ecology of Therapy (pp. 23-33).

Access your Redshelf book in the Getting Started module of the course or click on Bookshelf in the top navigation bar of the course.

Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions

Corey, G., Corey, M. S., & Corey, C. (2019). Issues and ethics in the helping professions. Cengage Learning.

Read (pages 73-80) “The Ethics of Imposing your Values on Clients.”

Complete the self-inventory on page 24 at the beginning of this course, and then complete the same self-inventory at the end of the course (you will see this in Week 10).

Access your Redshelf book in the Getting Started module of the course or click on Bookshelf in the top navigation bar of the course.

Optional Resources

User's Guide To The 2015 AAMFT Code Of Ethics

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. User's guide to the 2015 AAMFT code of ethics.  American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.