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    What are the ethical codes/impediments/road blocks to integrating complementary and alternative therapies and techniques into counseling interventions?

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    Although the use of CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicines) therapies are quite popular currently, there are numerous ethical codes, impediments, and road blocks to consider when integrating them into counseling interventions.

    The first and probably most vital road block involves safety considerations. Because many CAM therapies such as supplements, massage types, or sweat lodge ceremonies remain questionable in terms of safety, ethical considerations definitely arise.

    Research shows that "vitamins are not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration as carefully as are food or pharmaceuticals. As a result, several ...

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    The use of CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicines) therapies are briefly debated and validated with references in this solution.