Ethics in prevention: A guide for substance abuse prevention practitioners
As substance misuse prevention professionals, we regularly face situations that require us to make ethical decisions. Often it is clear how to act ethically; sometimes it is not.
This moderated online course explores the six principles of the Prevention Code of Ethics, brought to life with realistic examples designed to enhance participant understanding. The course also introduces a decision-making process to help practitioners apply this code to a variety of ethical dilemmas, and an online discussion area to facilitate discussion with other course participants.
Length: 6 hours over 2 weeks
Certification: This ethics training has been endorsed by the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) and meets the IC&RC’s prevention ethics education requirement for prevention specialist credentialing. Certificates for training hours provided.
Registration Deadline: May 20
This course is NOT meant to be completed in one day. Assignments are due to be posted by Monday, Wednesday, and Friday the first week and Wednesday and Friday the second week.