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The Handbook of Professional Ethics for Psychologists considers the compatibility of science and morality. Challenging readers to question the fundamental philosophical values of professional psychology, the editors and contributors inspire the ethical impulse and encourage active moral leadership. An essential reference for professional and academic psychologists and counselors, the Handbook of Professional Ethics for Psychologists is also an exceptional primary or supplementary reader for graduate students enrolled in courses on Ethics in Psychology and Ethics and Professional Concerns and for anyone considering the compatibility of science and morality.
Chapter 18: Ethical Principles of the Psychology Profession and Ethnic Minority Issues
Ethical Principles of the Psychology Profession and Ethnic Minority Issues
The ethical issues involved in work with ethnic minority persons should be a primary concern for all psychologists. Over the past three decades, various scholars have developed proposals for culturally competent research, training, and clinical practice. However, these proposals have failed to become widely implemented, and the primary proponents and practitioners of cultural competence have been ethnic minority psychologists themselves. In this chapter, we suggest that the basis for ethical standards in work with ethnic minority persons was established nearly 30 years ago. We also discuss several major ethical issues that have been identified involving ethnic ...