GCO-502 Ethics for the Counseling Profession

This course covers the ethical guidelines and accepted practices of the counseling profession. Course content will cover the current Ethical Code of the American Counseling Association as well as the ethical codes for other counseling specialties such as school counseling and addictions counseling. Ethics and laws relevant to New Jersey and Pennsylvania counselor licensure will also be covered. Emphasis will be on application of the ethical codes through case studies and discussion.