Ethical Practice in Applied Psychology by Christopher BoyleEthical Practice in Applied Psychology by Christopher Boyle

Ethical Practice in Applied Psychology

byChristopher Boyle, Nicholas Gamble

Paperback | October 21, 2014

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Ethical Practice in Applied Psychology is written for upper level undergraduate and post-graduate students and focuses specifically on the ethical principles as applied to trainee psychologists in Australia with a strong emphasis on applying the Australian Psychological Society Code of Ethicsto real practice scenarios. It elucidates the more complex aspects of ethical principles by using case studies which are designed to aid learning. This focus on real case studies and scenarios enables students and lecturers to engage with the material and to enter into discussion about the important and serious matter ofprofessional ethics in psychology.
Dr Christopher Boyle is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Inclusive Education in the Faculty of Education at Monash University. His main research interests are in the area of teacher perceptions of inclusion and students attributions for success and failure in learning. Previously Chris has worked as a secondary school teacher and a...
Title:Ethical Practice in Applied PsychologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 10.04 × 7.48 × 0.61 inPublished:October 21, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195523105

ISBN - 13:9780195523102


Table of Contents

List of Figures and TablesAcknowledgmentsPart 1 Core Ethical Requirements for Psychologists in Australia1. Why bother with ethics?2. Ethical decision making3. The three keys to ethical practice: competence, confidentiality and consentPart 2 Managing Boundaries and Working with Groups4. Managing professional boundaries5. Working with younger, older and court ordered clients; consent and related issues6. Working with diverse clientsPart 3 Clients who Pose a Risk to Themselves or Others7. Working with clients who pose a risk to themselves8. Working with clients who pose a risk to othersPart 4 Two Spheres of Practice: Research and Assessment9. Ethical issues in research10. Ethical assessment and interventionPart 5 A Guide to Gaining and Maintaining Registration, and the Ethical Issues in Professional Practice11. Clinical practice: privacy legislation, records, delegation, advertising and finances12. Gaining and maintaining registrationAppendicesA Section A of the Code of EthicsB Section B of the Code of EthicsIndex