Ethical challenges a counselor faces

There are many ethical challenges in which professional counselors might have difficulty making ethical decisions. Describe why these situation would be challenging: 1- Whether to report child abuse. 2- Hugging a client. 3- Sharing confidential client information w colleagues who is not cou...

Social Work in Georgia

When one pictures a doctor sitting at her office desk, it seems natural to imagine multiple diplomas on the wall nearby. The notion of doctors displaying their credentials seems indisputable when one considers the importance of professional credibility in instilling trust in patients. Just as med...

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

I have searched the web, and I am now seeking some help with resources and solutions to the questions below regarding eating disorders and the variation of body image. The professor is requiring scholarly sources to explain the answer. For this Assignment, consider the differences between normal...

Goals and Objectives for Dual Diagnosis

Goals and objectives for dual diagnosis that involve mental health services and substance abuse disorders (clients reside in a residential treatment center) Population (all men) Example given: Goal 1: Move into theory and best practices Objective A: Understand counseling theories of choice...

Psychological Testing and Assessments

I am requesting help with the following questions for my research. What resources are available to assist counselors in selecting psychological tests and/or assessments? What are four to five important issues a counselor should consider when selecting a psychological test for a client? How...

Psychological and Assessments and Tests

What psychological tests and assessments do family and marriage therapists use and why are they used? What is the difference between psychological tests and psychological assessments? 4 different psychological tests.

Protecting Clients from Iatrogenic Harm: Standards in Ethics

Please provide a description of two or more factors that may contribute to iatrogenic harm in prevention, intervention, or consultation endeavors. Using specific examples, explain the potential impact of each factor on the client(s) and the treatment and/or consultation process. Then, explain how ia...

Food Deserts: United States

I need a comprehensive analysis of food deserts in America, what they are and how they are classified. Additionally, I need a comprehensive analysis of the food desert located on the South Side Chicago, specifically surrounding the 9100 block of South Baltimore in Chicago, IL.

Assessment of Impact of Trauma, Counseling, Personal Counseling

Understanding the extent of the impact of a trauma-causing event on a survivor is critical. The use of assessment measures can greatly inform the counseling process as it provides rich information related to the level of emotional response a survivor may be experiencing. As a counselor, you can use ...

Psychopharmacological intervention

•Provide one example of when psychopharmacological interventions are warranted in counseling •Explain the counselor's role in the example that you provided •Explain how counselors might prepare themselves to best work with medical professionals in the example that you provided (include the n...

Mental Health Effect

• Provide an analysis of the impact of crisis, trauma, and/or disaster on the mental health of the person presented in the case study. Be specific and provide examples to illustrate. "Sam" Sam has been a Mental Health Disaster Volunteer for the last 3 years and has served on his local Critical...

Coping Techniques

As part of the study activity for this unit, you completed the COPE Inventory and scored your own results. This assessment tool is a research instrument without norms or standardized scores. After reviewing the article by Carver et al., discuss what strategies you used to interpret your results. You...

Ethical Considerations of Online Assessment Tools

Consider the use of online assessments with the assessment tool that you utilized for the Unit 9 assignment. Make a case for whether a computerized version of that assessment tool could be used in the scenario that you covered. What are the relevant ethical considerations? Include all reference a...

Achievement and Aptitude Assessment

Read Osborn's 2012 article, "An International Discussion About Cross-Cultural Career Assessment," in International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance, volume 12, issue 1, pages 5-16. Achievement and aptitude assessments serve distinct, but potentially complimentary purposes. Both are...

Assessment of Cognitive Abilities

The assessment of cognitive abilities draws a range of opinions in terms of the validity of assessing "intelligence." Begin by defining what is assessed. Choose one side of the argument (that intelligence can be accurately measured or that it cannot) and present and review the evidence that supports...

Strong Interest Inventory Profile and Interpretive Report

If you have not already done so, review the "Strong Interest Inventory Profile and Interpretive Report," linked in the Resources for this discussion. Describe how you would present the assessment results for Jane Sample. Be certain to provide a description of what the inventory measures, including w...

Describe the relevance of psychometric properties in psychological testing.

After using the Reliability and Validity Exercise, further distinguish the types and significance of validity and reliability in test creation, application in counseling settings, and potential consequences of using assessment tools. Apply Coffman, Guerin, and Gottfried's evaluation of the Parent-Ch...

Counselor Self-Care

In light of the tremendous responsibility counselors have in others' lives, the need to develop and maintain competency, wellness, and overall good health is imperative. In what specific ways do you plan to implement methods of self-care to maintain your overall wellness as a helping professional? A...

Compassion Fatigue and Burnout

Briefly describe counselor burnout and compassion fatigue. Then evaluate how unifinished business, bias, countertransference, family issues, or any other challenging personal areas or experiences can contribute to burnout and compassion fatigue. 250 word and references

Client/Counselor Roles

Identify the main roles of the counselor and the client. Within the role of counselors you have identified, describe how we can create appropriate boundaries with ourselves while enhancing our work with our clients and assisting them in fulfilling their roles.

Marriage Therapist Ethical Considerations

Marriage and family therapist is dealing with the client who has committed infidelity. I am working on a paper is based on a case study and an ethical dilemma, the dilemma is confidentiality in trying to resolve this case.

Therapeutic Goals for Poor Relationships

"Sarah" is a 20 year old college student who is dating a fellow student named "Brian" and states the following: "My parent's are divorced and I am worried that the same thing will happen to me. I try really hard to make sure that Brian is happy, but my parents also tried really hard. I keep arguing...

Assessing Bipolar Disorder

What is bipolar disorder? What instruments are used to assess the condition? What are issues that examiners face with such individuals?

Immigration

I need assistance in answering these questions as they relate to immigration. Please provide an explanation in no less than a page and a half for each question. 1. How would you characterize the contemporary "immigrant's" experience with the American occupational and educational system? 2. What ...