A blog for those who are taking or considering taking the National Social Worker Clinical Exam.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
The Code of Ethics - Ethical Principles
Developing familiarity with the NASW Code of Ethics is a central part of preparing for the social work licensing exam. To help you along that path, here's something to focus on today: the six ethical principles delineated in the code. They are:
Links go to descriptions (courtesy of msu.edu). They're worth reviewing. As you wrestle with choosing between two answers on the exam (you can usually narrow down to a best two), you might think about these ethical principals. Which answer best reflects the Code of Ethics? That's going to be the one to mark.
I am sure there are other resources out there and I will add them as they become available to me. The words used in the posts are, to the best of my knowledge, my own. Where I am sure they are not my words, I have tried to quote the original source material.