New mandates and imperatives in the revised ACA code of Ethics

David M. Kaplan, Michael M. Kocet, R. Rocco Cottone, Harriet L. Glosoff, Judith G. Miranti, E. Christine Moll, John W. Bloom, Tammy B. Bringaze, Barbara Herlihy, Courtland C. Lee, M. Tarvydas Vilia

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The first major revision of the ACA Code of Ethics in a decade occurred in late 2005, with the updated edition containing important new mandates and imperatives. This article provides interviews with members of the Ethics Revision Task Force that flesh out seminal changes in the revised ACA Code of Ethics in the areas of confidentiality, romantic and sexual interactions, dual relationships, end-of-life care for terminally ill clients, cultural sensitivity, diagnosis, interventions, practice termination, technology, and deceased clients.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-256
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Counseling and Development
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2009


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