Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Issues in Working with Children, Adolescents, and their Families

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Discuss the issues to be considered in working with children, adolescents, and their families. Discuss competence, consent, confidentiality, reporting, competing interests, and documentation. Make sure to list all practical considerations in any type of work with these populations.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 6:43 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    The solution below should get you started. In this particular task, you are being asked to discuss potential issues in dealing with kids, teens and their families. I suggest using this simple outline:

    1. Ethics in Practice - 100 words
    2. Potential issues - 150 words
    3. Practical Considerations - 100 words

    You should use the listed resources to further explore this topic.

    Ethics in Practice

    In sociology, as in the practice of psychology and counseling, working with children, teens and families require the practice of ethics. While science ensures the validity and practicability of knowledge applied and gained, ethics ensures that the practice is done along the lines of what is considered acceptable, right, moral and good. As such organizations like the American Psychological Association and the American Association for Family and Marriage Therapy have established codes of conduct for their members that will govern practice to ensure that standards are high and followed to protect the integrity of practice ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution discusses issues to be considered when working with children, adolescents and their families.