Event date: 11/19/2019 Export event
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Ethical Decision-Making in Social Work Practice

Presenter: Tim McGuire, LICSW

Ethical Decision-Making in Social Work Practice 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.


2.0 CEUs


Presenter: Tim McGuire, LICSW 



This is an ethics training for all social workers. It will provide several engaging learning tools to capture your attention, facilitated by members of the NASW-MN Ethics Committee.  

Part 1 of the presentation covers the following topics:

  • Basic principles underlying ethical thinking
  • How to identify ethical dilemmas in our social work practice
  • Differentiating Legal, Moral and Ethical dilemmas
  • Our obligations under our Code of Ethics and State Licensure for ethical practice
  • Discussion of a model for analyzing and resolving ethical dilemmas
  • An overview of ethical standards

Throughout, there will be ample opportunities for participant input, and many examples from social work practice will be provided for discussion  

Part 2 provides plenty of time for structured case discussion in small groups, using the model presented to analyze an ethical dilemma.  


NASW Member $35

Non-member $55


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