521.5 Values, Ethics & Legalities in Art Therapy

This course focuses on ethical and legal issues specifically applied to the practice of psychotherapy and counseling. Based on case studies, students will explore the contemporary application of ethics to practice within the managed care system, working with multidisciplinary teams, cross-cultural implications for practice and supervision, and the impact of the Internet on all facets of mental health care. Students will continue to develop skills at using Adlerian concepts to the application of ethics and general skills in working with systems and other special clinical populations.