Book accompanies course that examines the interplay of social work, values, ethics, and decision-making processes. Through the use of practice scenarios, social workers will learn how to approach risk management and thorny ethical dilemmas that are common to many practice areas. The course discusses the role of laws and regulations in regard to ethics, highlights the importance of the distinction between legal and moral problems, and describes the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics.
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Clark, James J. and Sayre, Molly Malany, "Social Work Ethics: Decision Making and Accountability" (2016). Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work Faculty Publications. 66.