MFT 664 - Ethics and Professional Issues 

3 Credits

Offered every fall

An examination of the major legal and ethical issues involved in the practice of therapy. Special attention is given to the American Association of Marriage and Family ethical standards, the laws of British Columbia regarding the practice of therapy and to uniquely Christian perspectives and responsibilities. Issues that are related to diversity and power and privilege as they relate to the areas of age, gender, sexual orientation, health/ability, culture, SES, spirituality, and ethnicity will also be addressed.