Ethics Training (ET)

Required - 3 hours.

Training within this category emphasize moral values, practices, and decisions related to the professional field of behavior analysis (e.g., confidentiality, standards to ensure dignity, health, and safety).

Training in this section count toward the 3 hours of Professional Ethics training within the Act 62 Behavior Specialist License requirements.

Topics in this presentation include the definition and importance of ethics, considerations specific to the Commonwealth of PA, informed consent, confidentiality, and protecting the person's dignity, health and safety. During the live session, presented during the 2011 PA Autism Training Conference (PATC), participants discussed and reviewed ethical case studies.