Association for Behavior Analysis International

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Ninth International Conference; Paris, France; 2017

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Workshop #W29
CE Offered: BACB/PSY/QABA — 
The Application of the Behavior Analysis Certification Board's Ethics Code in Clinical and Academic Settings
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
11:30 AM–1:30 PM
Forum GHIJ, Niveau 1
Area: PRA; Domain: Service Delivery
CE Instructor: Barbara Metzger, Ph.D.
BARBARA METZGER (Troy University)
Description: In this workshop, participants will review key features of the Behavior Analysis Certification Board's ethics code and practice applying them with scenarios taken from clinical and academic settings. Participants will discuss their recommendations of ethical behavior based on the ethics code.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to: (1) describe key features of the behavior analysis certification board's ethics code; (2) practice applying the ethics code to real-life examples of ethical scenarios taken from clinical and academic settings; (3) provide recommendations for ethical behavior based on the ethics code.
Activities: Workshop objectives will be met by brief presentation of the key features of the certification board's ethics code and presentation of ethical scenarios. Participants will break up into small groups to discuss the application of the ethics code by making recommendations for ethical behavior for resolving the dilemmas.
Audience: Practitioners working in applied settings and academics who teach ethics to students.
Content Area: Practice
Instruction Level: Intermediate



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