Legal and Ethical Dictionary for Mental Health Professionals (2nd Revised edition)

Legal and Ethical Dictionary for Mental Health Professionals (2nd Revised edition)

By: C. Emmanuel Ahia (author)Paperback

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This dictionary provides mental health professionals with clear and concise definitions of legal and ethical terminologies. To enhance the professional's understanding, a professional significance section has been added after the definitions to further comprehension of practical dimensions of the words and to aid in legal and ethical decision making.

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C. Emmanuel Ahia, Ph.D, J.D., N.C.C., L.P.C., is an associate professor of counseling services in the School of Education and Human Services at Rider University.


Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 The Entries, A-Z Chapter 3 Appendix A: Code of Ethics Part 4 1. American Counseling Association Code of Ethics Part 5 2. Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct Part 6 3. American School Counselor Association Part 7 4. American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Code of Ethics Chapter 8 Appendix B: State Professional Licensure Boards Part 9 1. Counselor Licensure Boards Part 10 2. Psychologist Licensure Boards Part 11 3. Social Work Licensure Boards Chapter 12 Appendix C: Mental Health Acronyms Chapter 13 Appendix D: Online Professional Associations and Organizations in Mental Health Chapter 14 Appendix E: Table of Subject Matter-Related Cases Chapter 15 Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/07/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780761846840
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 196
  • ID: 9780761846840
  • weight: 540
  • ISBN10: 0761846840
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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