Warm-Up Activity 3.1: Review APA Code of Ethics

This week, review Standard 2: Competence of the APA Code of Ethics, located under your weekly resources.


In addition to the APA code of ethics, you are also obligated to follow specific laws in your state. For this task, develop a chart that summarizes the specific laws for licensed mental health professionals in your state concerning the following: My state is Virginia

    Abuse Reporting
    Duty to Protect
    Unlawful Therapies
    Licensure Laws
    Romantic Relationships with students, supervisees and former clients
    Reporting of Ethical Violations

Length: 2 to 3-page chart

Your assignment should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards where appropriate.

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