The Counselor and the Law

The Counselor and the Law

This edition contains a thoroughly updated chapter on distance counseling, technology, and social media; regulatory updates to the HIPAA and the HITECH Act; and recent case law developments regarding legal risks for counselor educators.

Author: Anne Marie Wheeler

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119026808

Category: Psychology

Page: 354

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Each chapter in The Counselor and the Law has been updated to reflect changes in the 2014 ACA Code of Ethics, findings of recent court cases, and new federal and state legislation. Attorney Nancy Wheeler and Burt Bertram, a private practitioner and counselor educator, provide a comprehensive overview of the law as it pertains to counseling practice; an in-depth look at counselors’ legal and ethical responsibilities; and an array of risk management strategies. This edition contains a thoroughly updated chapter on distance counseling, technology, and social media; regulatory updates to the HIPAA and the HITECH Act; and recent case law developments regarding legal risks for counselor educators. The issues surrounding civil malpractice liability, licensure board complaints, confidentiality, duty to warn, suicide and threats of harm to self, professional boundaries, records and documentation, and managing a counseling practice are also addressed in detail. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here. *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to [email protected]
Categories: Psychology

The Counselor and the Law

The Counselor and the Law

As we send this eighth edition of The Counselor and the Law: A Guide to Legal and Ethical Practice to press, the legal, ethical, and professional issues that affect professional counselors evolve at breakneck speed.

Author: Anne Marie Wheeler

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119602118

Category: Education

Page:

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This eighth editionprovides a current and comprehensive discussion of counselors’ legal and ethical responsibilities, an examination of state and federal laws as they relate to practice, and helpful risk management strategies. Attorney Nancy Wheeler and Burt Bertram, a private practitioner and counselor educator, offer real-world practical tips to help navigate professional risks while providing competent clinical care. New or updated topics include matters surrounding informed consent, current case law on duty to warn/protect and issues surrounding suicide in college/university settings, electronic records and ransomware concerns, and updates on state licensure board data regarding boundary violations. The authors’ legal and ethical decision-making model will assist counselors and students with processing their own legal and ethical dilemmas, and the ACA Code of Ethics is included as a handy reference. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website.
Categories: Education

The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual Second Edition

The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual  Second Edition

Integrating spirituality and religion into counseling: A guide to competent practice. ... Ethical and professional issues in counseling (2nd ed.). ... The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (7th ed.).

Author: Shannon Hodges, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826128447

Category: Psychology

Page: 312

View: 395

Praise for the First Edition: "I highly recommend The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual. It is the single best all-in-one resource Iíve read for all things practicum and internship." ñRyan Thomas Neace, LPC, NCC, CCMHC, Blogger, American Counseling Association; Founder, CounselingInternships.com and Change, Inc. "[U]sing this text in my practicum course. It is a very user friendly book with many resources in addition to good clinical information." ñ Jessica Brumm-Larson, PhD, Alverno College This best-selling guide to the practicum and internship experience, written expressly for graduate counseling students by a seasoned counselor and educator, is now substantially revised with updated and expanded content including the 2014 ACA Standards of Ethics. With a strong focus on counseling as a specific professional identity, the book includes new information on developing one's own approach to counseling and supervision, maintaining satisfactory working relationships with supervisors and colleagues, developing good writing skills and record keeping, and managing crisis and trauma. The Second Edition also reflects such developments as DSM-5 and CORE/CACREP standards. With a concise, accessible writing style, the book describes everything students need to know as they enter and progress through the practicum and internship process. Replete with plentiful case examples and downloadable sample forms and templates, this supportive manual encompasses information addressing how to select and apply for practicum/internships in all settings, including mental health, rehabilitation, schools, addictions, and marriage and counseling. It examines such ethical legal and issues as informed consent, confidentiality, client records, boundary issues, and liability insurance. Multicultural considerations that impact counseling along with the importance of self-care including stress management and dealing with aggressive client behaviors are also discussed in detail. This "mentor in a book" gives counseling students invaluable assistance in preparing for and successfully assimilating their first experiences with the realities of working with clients, and eases the journey toward developing into a self-confident, skilled, and ethical practitioner. New to the Second Edition: Updated to include content on 2014 ACA Ethics Code, CACREP/CORE developments, legal issues, DSM-5, and social media Expanded content on developing an individual approach to counseling and supervision Provides new information on crisis intervention Increased content on supervision styles and models Expanded information on student safety at field sites Augmented discussion of careers Includes expanded self-reflection exercises for the intern Provides downloadable versions of student forms and templates Key Features: Focuses on counseling as a specific professional identity Covers everything students need to know as they enter and progress through the practicum/internship process Helps students to understand the realities of working with clients after they leave the "safe" learning environment Mentors students in a supportive, user-friendly style Includes abundant case examples Includes abundant forms and templates for students, available as online downloads
Categories: Psychology

Introduction to the Counseling Profession

Introduction to the Counseling Profession

Current ethical issues in the practice of psychotherapy. ... The counselor and the law: A guide ... 4 SELF-CARE AND SELF-GROWTH A Professional Responsibility Laura R. Haddock 93 ETHICAL AND LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS IN COUNSELING.

Author: David Capuzzi

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781134991433

Category: Psychology

Page: 474

View: 114

Designed for students who are taking a preliminary course in the counseling field, Introduction to the Counseling Profession, 7th Edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the history and foundational concepts of counseling, offering the most current and relevant breadth of coverage available from experts in their respective fields. This edition includes topics rarely discussed in introductory texts, such as self-care and self-growth and the use of technology in counseling, as well as a new chapter on crisis counseling. Chapters also reflect updates to the 2016 Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) standards, and a chapter on each CACREP specialization is included. Students will gain insight into the myriad issues that surround not only the process of counseling and its many populations but also the personal dynamics that have an impact on this process. Furthermore, a collection of supplemental resources is available online to benefit both instructors and students. Instructors will find PowerPoint slides and test banks to aid in conducting their courses, and students can access chapter summaries, exercises, and other tools to supplement their review of the material in the text.
Categories: Psychology

The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual Third Edition

The Counseling Practicum and Internship Manual  Third Edition

A Resource for Graduate Counseling Students Shannon Hodges, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS ... Suicide: An essential guide for helping professionals and educators. ... The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (8th ed.).

Author: Shannon Hodges, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826143037

Category: Psychology

Page: 376

View: 268

This best-selling guide to the practicum and internship experience, written expressly for graduate counseling students by a seasoned counselor and educator, is now substantially revised. New and expanded content touches on CACREP developments, trauma-informed care, social media, mindfulness, multicultural competencies, and more. With a strong focus on counseling as a specific professional identity, the book helps graduate students and new counselors develop their own approach to counseling and supervision, maintaining beneficial working relationships, self-care, sharpening writing skills, and record-keeping. A completely new chapter focuses on trauma-informed care developed from evidence-based approaches. Concise and accessible, the book describes everything students need to know as they enter and progress through the practicum and internship process. Replete with case examples and sample forms, it encompasses information on how to select and apply for practicum/internships in all settings. It also examines ethical and legal issues, ensuring student safety at field sites, and clinical issues including teletherapy and termination. Instructor and student ancillary materials are included with this new edition. New to the Third Edition: Updated to include content on 2014 ACA Code of Ethics and CACREP developments New chapter on trauma-informed care including evidence-based approaches Information on crisis intervention and de-escalation Increased content on supervision styles and models Expanded information on student safety at field sites, job searching, dealing with mandated/resistant clients, and goal setting and self-evaluation Receiving feedback from supervisors and providing feedback to peers Stages of change/client willingness to change as counseling model Discussions about social media, vicarious trauma, cyberbullying, and mindfulness Teletherapy including confidentiality issues, hacking, encryption, and legal issues Multicultural counseling competencies Expanded case studies New Instructor’s Manual and PowerPoint slides Key Features: Focuses on counseling as a specific professional identity and mentors students in a supportive, user-friendly style Covers everything students need to know as they enter and progress through the practicum/internship process Includes abundant case examples A concluding chapter on preparing for the job search, résumés, cover letters, and negotiating salary
Categories: Psychology

Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy

The great psychotherapy debate: Models, methods, and findings. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum. *Wheeler, N., & Bertram, B. (2015). The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (7th ed.). Alexandria, VA: American Counseling ...

Author: Gerald Corey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305855953

Category: Education

Page: 560

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Incorporating the thinking, feeling, and behaving dimensions of human experience, the tenth edition of Corey's best-selling book helps students compare and contrast the therapeutic models expressed in counseling theories. Corey introduces students to the major theories (psychoanalytic, Adlerian, existential, person-centered, Gestalt, reality, behavior, cognitive-behavior, family systems, feminist, postmodern, and integrative approaches) and demonstrates how each theory can be applied to two cases (Stan and Gwen). With his trademark style, he shows students how to apply those theories in practice, and helps them learn to integrate the theories into an individualized counseling style. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Education

101 Careers in Counseling Second Edition

101 Careers in Counseling  Second Edition

Legal/ethical decision-making model (see Chapter 3 in Wheeler & Bertram's The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice, 2015) c. Laws/state statutes of your state of practice d. Articles/checklists for what to do ...

Author: Shannon Hodges, PhD, LMHC, NCC, ACS

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826172334

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 338

View: 179

Praise for the First Edition: “This excellent career guide will be valuable for students, young professionals, and those interested in a second career in counseling.”--Choice Fully updated, the second edition of this comprehensive, easy-to-use guide explores the wealth of diverse career opportunities in both traditional and non-traditional counseling settings. It provides up-to-date information on occupational outlooks, best and most challenging aspects of each job, and profiles of real-life counselors that provide insight into the core of the profession. Each career is consistently formatted to include an overview of the profession, salary range, employment prospects, and educational and licensing requirements. The book also examines the pros and cons of different types of educational programs including online curricula. Additionally, this resource provides guidance for financing your education and the job search process. Helpful checklists and questionnaires for current counseling professionals who seek a change, those in graduate programs, and those new to the profession, help readers to make well-informed choices. New to the Second Edition: Completely updated to reflect significant changes in the field New Bureau of Labor occupational outlook Updated and expanded coverage of educational requirements, licensure, and continuing education Highlights new and emerging careers Special focus on careers in mindfulness practice, trauma counseling, international counseling, art therapy, and in-hospital and in-patient settings New profiles of real-life counselors Enhanced coverage of social media, networking sites, and search engines Key Features: Includes helpful career development tools such as checklists and questionnaires, job-hunting websites, networking tips, and more Provides salary range, employment prospects, and best and worst aspects of each job Offers guidance on educational requirement, licensure, and continuing education
Categories: Business & Economics

The ACA Encyclopedia of Counseling

The ACA Encyclopedia of Counseling

Codes of ethics of the helping professions (3rd ed.). Paciic Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole. Wheeler, A. M., & Bertam, B. (2008). The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (5th ed.). Alexandria, VA: American Counseling ...

Author: American Counseling Association

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119025436

Category: Psychology

Page: 676

View: 633

This premiere counseling reference book is ideal for students, educators, supervisors, researchers, and practitioners seeking to quickly update or refresh their knowledge of the most important topics in counseling. More than 400 entries span the 2009 CACREP core areas used in counselor preparation, continuing education, and accreditation of counseling degree programs, making this a perfect text for introductory counseling classes or for use as a study guide when preparing for the National Counselor Exam. This encyclopedia makes counseling come alive through its user-friendly writing style; instructive examples that connect readers to practice, teaching, supervision, and research; and its helpful cross-referencing of entries, boldfaced important terminology, and suggested resources for further study. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here: http://isgweb.counseling.org/ISGweb/Purchase/ProductDetail.aspx?Product_code=72879 *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to [email protected]
Categories: Psychology

Ethics in Counseling Psychotherapy

Ethics in Counseling   Psychotherapy

Psychology: Research and Practice, 42, 215–221. ... Involving children in decisions affecting their own welfare: Guidelines for professionals. ... The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (6th ed.).

Author: Elizabeth Reynolds Welfel

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305687837

Category: Philosophy

Page: 624

View: 787

Revised to reflect recent ethical, legal, and professional developments, Welfel's ETHICS IN COUNSELING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY prepares readers to deal effectively with the issues they will confront in practice. The book's ten-step model for ethical decision making guides students and practitioners as they work through and analyze complicated ethics cases that demonstrate some of the most challenging dilemmas they will face. Updated to integrate the new 2014 ACA Code of Ethics, this edition also explores how technology (including social networking) relates to ethical issues, and discusses the ethical issues that may arise when counseling clients from different cultural backgrounds, clients with disabilities, older adults, and clients at risk of harming others and themselves. The text familiarizes readers with the field's key scholarly writings and, by examining emerging ethical issues, enables students to advance beyond their basic awareness and knowledge of the professional codes of ethics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Philosophy

The World of the Counselor An Introduction to the Counseling Profession

The World of the Counselor  An Introduction to the Counseling Profession

In I. Marini & M. A. Stebnicki (Eds.), The professional counselor's desk reference (pp. 79–87). New York, NY: Springer. Walsh, R., & Dasenbrook, N. (2010). ... The counselor and the law: A guide to legal and ethical practice (6th ed.).

Author: Edward S. Neukrug

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305537538

Category: Medical

Page: 752

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Neukrug's comprehensive introductory text gives students an unparalleled look into the practicalities of the counseling profession by providing a broad overview of the field, including a firm foundation in the skills, theories, and day-to-day realities of the job. Thorough and research-based, the book presents the key concepts and material about the counseling profession with clarity and insight, while keeping readers engaged through illustrative case examples and personal narratives. To ensure that students are thoroughly prepared to further their studies and careers, Neukrug has structured the book around the eight core CACREP curriculum areas, while enhancing the discussion with coverage of salient topics such as specializations within counseling, finding a counseling job, and future trends in counseling. The fifth edition has numerous changes, including updated references, new information on DSM-5, updates about the current status of CACREP accreditation, and revised information to reflect the new ACA ethics code. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Medical