Maintaining Client Boundaries
Read through the American Psychological Association's ethical guidelines. Make a list of specific circumstances for when a counseling psychologist and a client may have a relationship outside of therapy sessions. List movie scenes that could be considered ethical violations by the APA.
Mandatory Reporting Requirements
Read through your state psychology licensing board's ethical guidelines. Identify when a counselor is required by law to report specific information that is disclosed by a patient to appropriate legal authorities.