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Counseling and Ethics
A review of the role that ethics plays in counseling.
# 96932 | 1,616 words | 12 sources | MLA | 2006 | US

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This paper reviews and discusses the issue of ethics in counseling. The paper reports that in order to facilitate ethical counseling, the American Mental Health Counselor Association provides a guideline as to how counselors work with their clients. The paper explains that this guideline takes into consideration that the client is experiencing difficulties in his life, is extremely vulnerable and often follows the suggestions given by a professional counselor.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • American Mental Health Counseling Association. Code of Ethics. (2000). Retrieved February 12, 2007 from
  • Sampson, J.P., Jr and Jill A. Lumsden, J.A. (2000). Ethical Issues in the Design and Use of Internet-Based Career Assessment, Tallahassee: Florida State University.
  • Barak, A. (2003) Ethical and Professional Issues in Career Assessment on the Internet. Journal of Career Assessment, Vol. 11, No. 1, Haifa Israel: SAGE Publications.
  • Cottone, R.R. and Claus, R.E. (2000). Ethical decision-making models: a review of the literature. Journal of Counseling & Development, Vol. 78, No. 3. New York: American Counseling Association.
  • Daniels, J.A. (Winter, 2001). Managed care, ethics, and counseling. Journal of Counseling & Development. Vol 79, No. 1.

Cite this Term Paper:

APA Format

Counseling and Ethics (2007, July 19) Retrieved September 28, 2023, from

MLA Format

"Counseling and Ethics" 19 July 2007. Web. 28 September. 2023. <>