This webinar utilizes ethical situations/scenarios to provide audiologists with a step-by-step methodology for recognizing and resolving problems with unethical behavior. By examining the legal, ethical, and moral constraints for each potential ethical violation, audiologists examine conflicts between individuals and/or institutions to determine appropriate sanctions and resolution of the problem.
Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of the course 29641, "Ethical Considerations in Audiology Practice." Course 29641 contains recordings of all three events from our series on Ethics. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 29641.
Course created on December 21, 2016
- After this course learners will be able to review complaints describing potential ethical violations by audiologists.
- After this course learners will be able to describe how to recognize and resolve problems with unethical behavior by audiologists.
- After this course learners will be able to engage in the process of ethical decision-making.
|5-10 Minutes||Relationship of ethics to law and to moral principles|
|10-20 Minutes||Codes of ethics for regulatory boards and professional associations|
|20-30 Minutes||Sanctions imposed|
|30-35 Minutes||Sample complaints|
|35-55 Minutes||Scenarios and ethical decision making|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Glenn Waguespack is a private practice audiologist in Shreveport and Chair of the Louisiana licensure board. He has served two terms as President of the National Council of State Boards of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (NCSB) and continues to provide board member training in ethics at the annual meeting. A member of the ASHA Board of Ethics, he is past Chair of the ASHA CEB and the CAA, and was audiology Vice-Chair for the Council for Clinical Certification.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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New Zealand Audiological Society
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