The book is designed to help counselors develop an appreciation for and confidence in their preferred set of philosophical ethics and become ethically autonomous professionals. This book represents a helpful addition to practitioners' bookshelves as a reference work, but also a beneficial read to stimulate thoughtful responses to practical dilemmas. This text has been fully updated to include coverage of the key developments in the law that have had major impact on therapists' practice with regard to data protection and the management of confidentiality. Other features include a glossary, tables and flowcharts as well as a comprehensive index of resources and organisations for additional information and guidance. Notes as part of evidence in court proceedings, and court reports -- 7. Exceptions to the duty of confidentiality -- 3.
For example, a therapist may offer to provide therapy in return for which the client agrees to provide payment, or a shop may provide goods in exchange for the release of a debt. Working with key issues, including difference, vulnerable clients and risk. I highly recommend this new updated and expanded edition. Dilemmas in managing confidences in the workplace -- 14. This could again be emphasised in section 3. For each setting, the book considers the statutory basis, how the legal framework impacts on services to clients, systemic issues such as bullying or prejudicial discrimination, responsibility for decision making, and the restrictions and empowerment of therapists and clients within the context of that setting.
Acknowledging the fact that being a good therapist may not, in itself, be sufficient to be successful in self-employment, the authors discuss the need for sound business skills, professional development, self-knowledge and motivation. Universitas Psychologica, 14 1 , 231-244. This type of law has no legal status in the courts in the sense that courts are not obliged to follow it until such time as Parliament gives it full legal status. Ethical issues and decision making in collaborative financial therapy. Further information, including details of how to apply for disclosures, is available at. Confidentiality in Supervision, Training, Research and Audit -- 6. This new edition provides clarity and reassurance for practitioners at all levels about the exact nature of their responsibilities, and how these can best be managed, in order to enable them to comply with the law and focus on their therapeutic work with clients.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. Responsibility: Tim Bond and Barbara Mitchels. Mental capacity and consent -- 11. It includes: Practising as a therapist in different roles and organizational contexts. Systemic considerations in play therapy with birth families and adopters; advantages and challenges.
Series Title: , 2; , 2. Barbara Mitchels and Tim Bond are to be congratulated again for writing another key text addressing legal issues faced by those in the counselling and psychotherapy profession. Mental Health Code of Practice -- 11. Providing much-needed advice and reference, this book examines the rapidly growing range of situations in which therapists find themselves in contact with the law. The accompanying Instructorís Manual offers step-by-step guidance on how to facilitate classroom activities and case study discussions, as well as a sample syllabus and a selection of quiz and essay questions to enhance studentsí understanding of each chapter. Indeed I would go as far to say that all counsellors, not matter how experienced they consider themselves, should consider this book as essential reading.
Nothing of importance has been lost and there have been some useful additions. For each setting, the book considers the statutory basis,. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 10: 377—389. He writes widely and runs workshops on these topics. As specific issues arising from work with clients are often complex, we always recommend discussing practice dilemmas with a supervisor or consulting a suitably qualified and experienced legal or other relevant practitioner. The website will contain material aimed for the general public. Ecopsychology, 8 4 , 215-221.
Victims, and pre-trial therapy with vulnerable adults and children -- 13. Enquiries concerning reproduction outside those terms should be sent to the publishers. We hope that there will also be redirections in place from the obsolete sites to make searches easier. Jessica Kingsley Publishers Dickson, D. Daniels and Jenkins' book arrives at a crucial moment in history of the therapeutic treatment of children and adults. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 41, 50-57.
Responsibility: Tim Bond and Barbara Mitchels. A Right to Confidentiality -- the Clients' Perspective -- 3. Confidentiality and Record Keeping in Counselling and Psychotherapy provides a practical introduction to the topic, containing guidance on: - why and how records should be kept - how to balance therapeutic benefits from keeping records with potential legal ramifications - confidentiality agreements with clients in a variety of therapeutic settings - confidentiality in training and supervision. We have included here websites for offices in England, but many organisations have separate offices in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The impact of electronic communication on confidentiality in clinical social work practice. Confidentiality and its discontents: Dilemmas of privacy in psychotherapy. The focus on skills and how to acquire and develop them makes this book an invaluable reference for all mental health professionals who are considering setting up their own private practice.
Moving beyond the standard review of ethical issues and basic problem solving, this highly engaging new text for counseling professionals features innovative, experiential activities and case studies that promote in-depth thinking about the ethical, moral, and legal issues often confronted by counseling professionals. Consent: children and young people under the age of 18 -- 12. He is currently a consultant to the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy on professional ethics and standards, a member of the Ethics Committee for the British Psychological Society and the Executive Council of the International Association for Counselling. The content of this new justice site will cover the administration, regulation and scrutiny of justice. Ensuring the welfare of research participants -- 9. Sharing information in research and audit -- pt. The E-mail message field is required.