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Human Services Professionals Ethical Standards

Which part of the Ethical Standards of Human Services Professionals will be the hardest to follow? Why?

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Human Services Ethical Standards

(Note - please review the solution I created earlier on Human services & ethics to remind you of the varied services under the umbrella of Human Services as well as the type of ethics adopted by institutions to serve the public & inform their policies & rules.)

The national Organization of Human Services based in Denver, Colorado has this as their mission:

"Strengthening recognition of the unique and valued role of human services professionals."
- NOHS 2008

The organization defines the field of Human Service as such -

"The field of Human Services is broadly defined, uniquely approaching the objective of meeting human needs through an interdisciplinary knowledge base, focusing on prevention as well as remediation of problems, and maintaining a commitment to improving the overall quality of life of service populations. The Human Services profession is one which promotes improved service delivery systems by addressing not only the quality of direct services, but also by seeking to improve accessibility, accountability, and coordination among professionals and agencies in service delivery."
- NOHS, 2007

The organization is an intertextual & cross-disciplinary ...

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The solutions provides a comprehensive discussion of Human Services Professionals Ethical standards and analyzes which of the proposed ethical rules become hardest to follow. The solution follows the APA-format and provides a brief description of what Human Services is as well as references for expanding the ideas presented in the solution. It is also attached as a wordfile for easy printing.