Apr 15, 2021  
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 
2015 - 2016 CNM Catalog, Volume 48.1 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

HSV 2202 - Ethics & Professionalism in Substance Abuse Counseling: Theory and Lab

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite: HSV 2201 .

This course introduces students to the ethical standards in the New Mexico Professional Code of Ethics and issues associated with the dignity and worth of individual human beings and the protection of fundamental human rights. Professional ethics, clients’ rights, confidentiality, and other relevant material related to the field of addictions counseling will be explored. Topics include discussing situations for setting boundaries, and an overview of current federal legislation pertaining to client confidentiality and release of information. Students will participate in a 45-hour field-based practicum in an approved setting.