Ethical Practice and Professionalism in Mental Health and Addictions

Code: OLRN8460

Course description

In this course, students develop their knowledge of ethical guidelines and practice in addictions and mental health within an interprofessional context. Students reflect on their individual scope of practice and build on their understanding and practice of effective and professional teamwork. Interprofessional and ethical challenges and dilemmas are analyzed in case scenarios and ethical approaches are discussed. Students review certification options after graduation and develop personal plans and professional portfolios.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.