Vulnerability: Reflection on its ethical implications for the protection of participants in SAMHSA programs
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Ethics and Behavior 8 (4):293 – 304 (1998)
The vulnerability of participants in Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) programs is a consequence of the illnesses that they are experiencing; ethical guarantees must be in place that ensure the dignity of the persons involved in such programs. Dignity is more than an individual concern; it has individual, institutional, and societal dimensions. An ethical framework is proposed that involves the interrelated vulnerabilities and needs of individuals and communities and our societal response to them. Among the issues given particular attention are individual and community stigmatization, target population involvement in program planning, balance with regard to confidentiality and privacy, the place of proportionality grounded in a rich sense of community as a guiding ethical principle, and guidelines for SAMHSA programs.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Muel Kaptein (2009). Ethics Programs and Ethical Culture: A Next Step in Unraveling Their Multi-Faceted Relationship. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 89 (2):261 - 281.
Rebecca A. Reisch (2011). International Service Learning Programs: Ethical Issues and Recommendations. Developing World Bioethics 11 (2):93-98.
G. Stoney Alder, Marshall Schminke & Terry W. Noel (2007). The Impact of Individual Ethics on Reactions to Potentially Invasive HR Practices. Journal of Business Ethics 75 (2):201 - 214.
I. I. Watson, Samuel Zizzi & Edward F. Etzel (2006). Articles: Ethical Training in Sport Psychology Programs: Current Training Standards. Ethics and Behavior 16 (1):5 – 14.
Richard H. Deane (1988). Ethical Considerations in Frequent Flier Programs. Journal of Business Ethics 7 (10):755 - 762.
J. Luyten, A. Vandevelde, P. Van Damme & P. Beutels (2011). Vaccination Policy and Ethical Challenges Posed by Herd Immunity, Suboptimal Uptake and Subgroup Targeting. Public Health Ethics 4 (3):280-291.
Conor O’Leary & Gladies Pangemanan (2007). The Effect of Groupwork on Ethical Decision-Making of Accountancy Students. Journal of Business Ethics 75 (3):215 - 228.
Conor O'Leary & Gladies Pangemanan (2007). The Effect of Groupwork on Ethical Decision-Making of Accountancy Students. Journal of Business Ethics 75 (3):215 - 228.
William Herzog (1991). Issues for Development Communication Ethics. Journal of Mass Media Ethics 6 (4):210 – 221.
Wilhelmina A. Leigh (1998). Participant Protection with the Use of Records: Ethical Issues and Recommendations. Ethics and Behavior 8 (4):305 – 319.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads7 ( #198,443 of 1,140,113 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #147,976 of 1,140,113 )
How can I increase my downloads?