Ethical Practice for Health Professionals engages with many of the practical and ongoing challenges health professionals face in regards to human rights, ethics and the law. The text also addresses technical competence with individual human rights.
By exploring the challenges involved in ensuring ethical and legal practice, this text
assists to provide skills and guidelines for making wise decisions such as how to develop a useful and ethical policy; how to resolve ethical dilemmas; how to maintain professional development; and how to deal with difficult clients. This text will engender enthusiasm among students and practitioners for ethical professional practice based on a belief in human rights and guided by strong ethical principles and knowledge of the relevant aspects of the law.
Divided into three fundamental sections this text helps students to develop a range of generic competencies for interpersonal relations and ethical and legal actions in complex and confusing situations.