Ethics in Community Mental Health Care: Commonplace Concerns by Patricia Backlar, David L. Cutler

By Patricia Backlar, David L. Cutler

This quantity examines daily moral matters that clinicians come across as they pass approximately their paintings taking care of those that have critical and chronic psychological problems. It activates and provokes readers to acknowledge, to research, to mirror upon, and to reply to the variety of normal moral matters that come up in group psychological well-being care practice.

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The three keys are share information with everyone, create autonomy through boundaries, and replace hierarchy with teams. Within an ethical culture, staff feel more empowered, the likelihood of ethical challenge or crisis can be reduced, and consumer trust and confidence are increased. However, taking these steps requires ongoing sensitivity and vigilance to issues that will arise when access to information is widened and roles are blurred. SHARE INFORMATION WITH EVERYONE Psychiatric rehabilitation programs value partnerships and place a high priority on the involvement of staff and consumers.

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