*Counselors requiring New York State approval must contact ACA upon completion to obtain customized CE certificate
In this article, participants will explore how to navigate ethical dilemmas when counseling unaccompanied minors in federal detention centers. This article discusses the potential implications and conflicts between the 2014 ACA Code of Ethics, federal laws, and workplace policies through a social justice lens.
Participants will explore various questions to help them navigate through ethical dilemmas that may arise when counseling unaccompanied minors in federal detention centers.
Participants will learn more about how the legal categorization of unaccompanied minors impact their rights to basic rights and privileges such as confidentiality and protected health information.
Participants will explore the implications of counseling this population through a social justice lens.
Senior Manager, Education, ACA,
American Counseling Association