Legal Ethical and Professional Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling

Legal Ethical and Professional Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling

 

Legal Ethical and Professional Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling Literature Search Assignment. Each student will write a paper on a specific disability/medical condition. The purpose of this learning activity is to increase the student’s knowledge of the medical, functional, vocational, and independent living implications of a particular disability/medical condition. You are strongly urged to select a topic that is new to you in order to expand your knowledge base. The paper should be at least 13-15 and no more than 20 double-spaced pages (including cover page and references) and must follow APA style (7th edition).

The paper must include the following information on the selected topic:

  • description of the topic (prevalence, incidence rates, causes, symptoms, etc.)
  • potential functional limitations
  • vocational implications and limitations
  • accommodations, treatments, strategies, and assistive devices available to reduce the functional and vocational limitations

What are some legal and ethical issues in rehabilitation counseling?

 

Legal Ethical and Professional Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling Literature Search Assignment.This Literature Search Assignment is intended to help you become familiar with the use of PsycINFO and to start gathering potential resources for the Med Aspects paper.

 

  1. Choose a disability topic of interest.

Example: functional limitations and multiple sclerosis

 

  1. Find six sources (e.g., journal articles, books, book chapters) in the PsycInfo database that relate to your topic.

 

  1. Create a paper with the following to practice APA format (look at the APA manual or posted resources in Canvas for a guide)
  • Title page – follow the guidelines for student papers (½ point)
  • Numbered pages (½ point)
  • Body of the paper (3 points)
  • For your first source, but the title of the source as a Level 1 heading (note: for this paper, you don’t need to put a paragraph between the title and the first heading)
    • Read the abstract that you found for your first source and paraphrase an idea by writing one sentence and use a parenthetical citation.
  • For your second source, put the title of the source as a Level 2 heading
    • Read the abstract that you found for your second source and paraphrase an idea by writing one sentence and use a narrative citation.

What does ethics encompass for rehabilitation counselors?

 

  • For your third source, put the title of the source as a Level 3 heading
    • Read the abstract that you found for your third source, copy a direct quote (using APA format for a quotation), and use a parenthetical citation
  • For your fourth source, put the title of the source as a Level 1 heading
    • Read the abstract that you found for your fourth source and paraphrase an idea by writing one sentence and use a parenthetical citation.
  • For your fifth source, put the title of the source as a Level 2 heading
    • Read the abstract that you found for your fifth source and paraphrase an idea by writing one sentence and use a narrative citation.
  • For your sixth source, put the title of the source as a Level 3 heading
    • Read the abstract that you found for your sixth source, copy a direct quote (using APA format for a quotation), and use a narrative citation
  • A reference section that contains all 6 of the sources referenced in APA format (3 points)