Advanced Ethics – Special Topics (3 hours) Quiz

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  1. You are working with ah HIV positive client. In addition to the needs he presents with his use of alcohol and marijuana, he reports that he has not been seeking medical help because he does not have insurance. He has also recently lost his apartment because his landlord discovered he was HIV positive. You as his counselor feel particularly overwhelmed by some of these additional needs, not being certain of your resources and options for helping him. Ethically, which of the following would be most appropriate for you to do?1
  2. Which of the following would define the term mono-cultural?1
  3. Which of the following might be considered subtle forms of discrimination in a treatment program?1
  4. Which of the following is considered to be the most pressing issue when counseling minors?1
  5. Using techniques or language that the client cannot understand violates the principle of ________.1
  6. Two important areas that are increasingly being addressed by helping professionals when working with HIV/AIDS diagnosed clients are _________.1
  7. Though not considered a typical treatment program, the criminal justice system considers itself a helping profession because it is a system of “forced” rehabilitation1
  8. Several studies indicate that clients who enter treatment because they are forced to do so by the criminal justice system make more progress than those who enter treatment voluntarily.1
  9. Research by Sue and Sue (1990) indicated that minority clients were given less preferred forms of treatment and more negative psychological evaluations than their majority counterparts.1
  10. Professionals working with the criminal justice population will need to seek legal advice in the ethical decision-making process probably more than with any other client population.1
  11. Professionals working in addiction treatment who receive federal funds have guidelines for confidentiality that ___________.1
  12. Part of the ethical decision making process is self-reflection.1
  13. Many counselors today lack multicultural training because __________.1
  14. HIV/AIDS clients are protected under the Americans Disability Act and therefore have the right to access treatment. You work as a counselor in a private practice setting and are uncomfortable dealing with the needs and issues of this population. Which of the following would be the most ethically appropriate thing to do?1
  15. For those professionals working in institutions, security becomes the priority and their role is more custodial. They may define their “client” as ________.1
  16. Culture can also refer to a community or lifestyle.1
  17. Cultural refers to the ________ of ideals, beliefs, skills, tools, customs, and institutions into which we are born.1
  18. Clients are increasingly being referred via the criminal justice system ___________.1
  19. Because it is difficult to support the self-determination of a client who has questionable problem-solving skills and who is still in the process of developing values, judgment and other characteristics of maturity, counselors working with adolescents will often find themselves in a dilemma with which of the following principles.1
  20. All helping professionals are ethically responsible for remaining knowledgeable about current research in substance use and abuse only for those cultures that represent the majority of clients they treat, including their own.1
  21. Adolescent clients pose unique ethical concerns for all of the following reasons EXCEPT __________.1
  22. According to authors Sue and Sue, which of the following competencies are required for ethically competent practice?1
  23. A term being used to describe the involvement of judges, attorneys and law enforcement officials in a collaborative process that promotes therapeutic outcomes is___________.1
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