Gay marriage is legal on the national level in the United States. So, it might be difficult to imagine that discrimination still exists… Right? Wrong. Consider credit, housing, educational policies, and public accommodations. That’s only the beginning. Watch Spencer explain discrimination in the video below:
As a therapist, “good ethics” means being sensitive to our clients’ needs, cultures, and preferences. Although ethics is rarely black and white, it’s important to keep a high level of awareness of your own biases. Do you have support in the area of ethics? And who do you turn to when you encounter an ethical dilemma?
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