As already noted, for example, the mental health professions have clearly elucidated the issues and problems associated with dual relationships
between therapist and client.
Guideline 6b, which specifically cautions against dual relationships
, reads as follows:
The Board's expert opined that "all dual relationships
There are, of course, parts of the list that get repeated over and over: confidentiality of client information, dual relationships
with clients, sexual relationships with clients, and duties to report in cases of suicidal/homicidal (with an identified target) ideation.
In this article, challenges in fieldwork related to professionals' scope of practice, interdisciplinary turf battles, interpersonal boundaries and dual relationships
, compassion fatigue, and cultural competence are highlighted.
For example, on one hand, the ACA (1995) Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice discourages dual relationships
such as engaging in social activities with clients (Section A.
occur primarily between social workers and their current or former clients and between social workers and their colleagues (including supervisees and students).
Gottlieb's decision-making model (35) recognizes that trying to avoid all dual relationships
is unrealistic and not all dual relationships
Among their topics are moral development and ethical decision making in social work practice, confidentiality and the duty to warn and protect, paternalism, and dual relationships
Specifically, they spoke of concerns about dual relationships
, fiduciary issues, supervisees selecting their own supervisors, and their own training and competence for sanctioned supervision.
reading the code of ethics and even through the teaching of new counselors, and you know, we stress the whole dual relationships
, and, you know, conflict of interest and confidentiality .
Chapters 4 through 9 focus on specific challenges in adolescent psychotherapy, including resistance, confidentiality, diagnosis, and dual relationships