Professional Codes of Ethical Practice
For this task, you will write a paper comparing and contrasting three of the following professional codes of ethical practice against the APA code of ethics as explained in Fisher (2012):
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Counseling Association
Association for Death Education and Counseling
American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
National Association of Social Workers
National Board For Certified Counselors
Your analysis of these codes will include responses to the following questions:
What are the similarities among the codes?
Based upon your readings and research, what do you believe the codes lack? What would you add?
How enforceable do you believe the code is if an individual violates any standard or rule?
What process is in place to address perceived unethical behavior?
Do you believe you would be able to report a colleague who has committed a code violation?
Length: 3- 5 pages