Ethics in psychology : professional standards and cases

TitleEthics in psychology : professional standards and cases
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsKoocher, GP, Keith-Spiegel, P
Series TitleOxford textbooks in clinical psychology
PublisherOxford University Press
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number 0195092015
Accession Number37281606
Keywords-- , and , aspects.; , D , ethical , ethics.; , Moral , professional , PSYCHOLOGISTS , Psychologues , PSYCHOLOGY , research , Standards.; , Study , teaching
AbstractThis book considers many of the ethical questions and dilemmas that psychologists encounter in their everyday practice, research, and teaching. It considers evolving trends in psychological research and practice, as well the extensive changes that have been made in the American Psychological Association's ethics code. Taking a practical, commonsense approach to ethics in modern-day psychological practice, this useful book offers constructive means for both preventing problems and resolving ethical predicaments. It also includes a section of case studies dealing with topics such as fee setting, advertising for clients, research ethics, sexual attraction, classroom ethics, managed care issues, confidentiality, and much more.
Notes2nd ed.ill. ; 26 cm.On being an ethical psychologist -- Enforcement of ethical conduct -- Knowing thyself: competence and credentials -- Ethical obligations in psychotherapy -- Ethics in psychotherapy: techniques -- Privacy, confidentiality, and record keeping -- Psychological assessment: testing tribulations -- Multiple role relationships and conflicts of interest -- Attraction, romance, and sexual intimacies -- Money matters and managed care -- Psychologists in the marketplace -- Presenting psychology to the public -- Relationships with colleagues, supervisees, and employees -- Ethical dilemmas in specific work settings: juggling porcupines -- Psychologists in the legal system: tort and retort -- Psychologists as teachers: classroom conundrums -- Scholarly publication and research ethics -- Appendix A: Ethical principles of psychologists and code of conduct -- Appendix B: Rules and procedures.Table of contents onlyhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0603/97028322-t.htmlContributor biographical informationhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0726/97028322-b.htmlRev. ed. of: Ethics in psychology / Patricia Keith-Spiegel, Gerald P. Koocher. 1st ed. c1985./ Includes bibliographical references and index.National bibliography no: GB98-42858Gerald P. Koocher, Patricia Keith-Spiegel. More Records: Show record informationInternet resource (url)Book; Internet Resource Date of Entry: 19970626
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