Ethical Considerations in Mental Health Treatment and Interventions with School-Age Children and Adolescents (Chapter 2 in Comprehensive Evidence-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents).
Fried, Adam L. Fisher, Celia B.
Chapter in Book
Published: June 2014
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The ethical responsibilities of mental health professionals in the selection and implementation of evidence-based interventions are discussed, as well as the types of competence required to perform psychological treatment with children and adolescents, procedures for gaining informed consent and assent, and strategies for navigating confidentiality and privacy procedures. Numerous references.
EMOTIONALLY DISTURBED CHILDREN; Behavior problems; EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE; ethics; intervention; mental health services; confidentiality