Ethics for the Prevention Professional
This six hour Ethics for the Prevention Specialist workshop is designed specifically for the coalition leaders, members, and other preventionists fulfills the Certified Prevention Specialist credential ethics requirement. In this workshop, participants will examine the Prevention Code of Ethics’ six key principles and explore a decision-making model for assessing, addressing, and evaluating a range of ethical issues. The course covers the Principles of Ethics through the use of real-world coalition-based examples while building upon the shared experiences of the workshop participants.
1. Recognize ethical issues in the field of prevention
2. Develop a fundamental knowledge of prevention ethics based on six Principles of Ethics
3. Learn about ethical decision making
4. Discuss case studies in substance abuse prevention coalitions and programs
Stephanie Strutner MPH, CPSII