Vistas Online 2017

VISTAS Online is an innovative publication produced for ACA by Dr. Garry R. Walz and Dr. Jeanne C. Bleuer of Counseling Outfitters, LLC. Its purpose is to provide a means of capturing the ideas, information and experiences generated by the annual ACA Conference and selected ACA Division Conferences. Papers on a program or practice that has been validated through research or experience may also be submitted. This digital collection of peer-reviewed articles is authored by counselors, for counselors. VISTAS Online contains the full text of over 900 proprietary counseling articles published from 2004 to 2017.


Addressing Ethical Dilemmas in Doctoral - Level Counselor Education Supervision Programs

Clayton V. Martin, Brian Kooyman, Keosha Branch, and Rebecca L. Sheffield


This paper examines the nature of ethics and the processes involved in ethical decision making. The ethical decision-making model created by Corey, Corey, and Callanan is
applied to multiple ethical dilemmas present in a fictional case example. Principles of the ethical-decision making model are applied to matters of counselor aggression, the breach of confidential information, counselor role transitions, mishandling of supervisee training by counseling faculty, and provision of counseling by a counselor educator to a student.
A brief summary recounts the complexity and reasoning involved in deconstructing the case example’s ethical dilemmas.
Keywords: ethics, supervision, consultation, self-report

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