Ethics and Guidelines for Professional Counselors

“Instant Online Class”

This class covers the basic elements of professional ethics. It explores rules and standards for professional, ethical behavior. It offers a roadmap for ethical decision-making, clarifying cloudy issues regarding practical implementation of ethical rules and guidelines. Also, it is fun.

Outline Of Course

•Explanation of course structure, introduction to the learning process, and organization of key concepts.
•Reading of the course material and – most importantly – reading your state’s board rules as well as your professional organization’s code of ethics.
•Convey an understanding of fundamental ethical concepts for professional counselors.
•Work with clients within a general atmosphere of ethical integrity.
•Utilize specific strategies designed to maintain moment by moment ethical practices.
•Manage professional dilemmas in an ethical way and display ethical decision-making skills.
•Use an appropriate ethical structure on a day to day basis both in and out of the counseling office.
•Implement and communicate clear and firm boundaries with clients.
•Admit that ethics can be both fun and interesting.
3.5 Continuing Education Clock Hours for $30 
•CE Hours for Mental Health Professionals: NBCC, TX LPC, TX Social Workers, TX Marriage and Family Therapist. See the FAQ page for full list.

Mental Health Classes, LLC is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP TM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

Most Psychology, Marriage and Family, and Social Work State Boards recognize NBCC Certified Providers. We recommend that you contact your local State Board to confirm.

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A Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in anger management and domestic violence, Nathaniel Smith, M.A., LPCS, NCC, has helped hundreds of clients tame their temper. Smith is certified by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to run group sessions for offenders with anger issues. His extensive experience in the field of anger management and group leadership make him an authoritative teacher for training Certified Temper Tamers..