Ethical Issues in Psychologists' Professional Practice: Agreement Over Problematic Professional Behaviors Among Spanish Psychologists
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Ethics and Behavior 21 (1):13-34 (2011)
A sample of 703 Spanish psychologists completed an online survey containing 114 behaviors related to professional practice in different areas. The aim of the study was to learn which professional behaviors create ethical dilemmas most often for psychologists and how they respond to these issues. Findings suggest that psychologists who have actually faced a particular dilemma are less strict on judging the inappropriateness of a possible ethical transgression than those psychologists who have not experienced it. Also, four clusters can be identified according to the attitude of respondents toward the dilemmas, namely ?rejection,? ?aprioristic,? ?utilitarian,? and ?no conflict.?
|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
Jacqueline A. Conley (2013). An Exploratory Study: Perceptions of Ethical Behaviors Among Psychologists Practicing in the Caribbean. Ethics and Behavior 23 (5):396-409.
Similar books and articles
Simon Shimshon Rubin & Omer Dror (1996). Professional Ethics of Psychologists and Physicians: Mortality, Confidentiality, and Sexuality in Israel. Ethics and Behavior 6 (3):213 – 238.
Jeffrey E. Pfeifer & John C. Brigham (1993). Ethical Concerns of Nonclinical Forensic Witnesses and Consultants. Ethics and Behavior 3 (3 & 4):329 – 343.
Samuel Knapp (2012). Practical Ethics for Psychologists: A Positive Approach. American Psychological Association.
Dhruvi Kakkad (2005). A New Ethical Praxis: Psychologists' Emerging Responsibilities in Issues of Social Justice. Ethics and Behavior 15 (4):293 – 308.
Craig M. Helbok (2003). The Practice of Psychology in Rural Communities: Potential Ethical Dilemmas. Ethics and Behavior 13 (4):367 – 384.
Susan Jacob (1996). Ethics and Law for School Psychologists. J. Wiley & Sons.
Alfred Allan & A. Love (eds.) (2010). Ethical Practice in Psychology: Reflections From the Creators of the Aps Code of Ethics. John Wiley.
Gerald P. Koocher (1998). Ethics in Psychology: Professional Standards and Cases. Oxford University Press.
Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, David C. Malloy, Donald Sharpe & Shannon Fuchs-Lacelle (2003). The Ethical Ideologies of Psychologists and Physicians: A Preliminary Comparison. Ethics and Behavior 13 (1):97 – 104.
Julie Ann Smith, Andrew M. Pomerantz, Jonathan C. Pettibone & Daniel J. Segrist (2012). When Does a Professional Relationship with a Psychologist Begin? An Empirical Investigation. Ethics and Behavior 22 (3):208 - 217.
David Sloan-Wilson, Eric Dietrich & Anne Clark (2003). On the Inappropriate Use of the Naturalistic Fallacy in Evolutionary Psychology. Biology and Philosophy 18 (5):669-681.
Angela M. Liszcz & Mark A. Yarhouse (2005). A Survey on Views of How to Assist with Coming Out as Gay, Changing Same-Sex Behavior or Orientation, and Navigating Sexual Identity Confusion. Ethics and Behavior 15 (2):159 – 179.
Olga Voskuijl & Arne Evers (2007). Tensions Between the Prescriptive and Descriptive Ethics of Psychologists. Journal of Business Ethics 72 (3):279 - 291.
Ronald D. Francis (2009). Ethics for Psychologists. British Psychological Society/Blackwell.
Andrea Ferrero (2006). Professional Ethics in Psychology Facing Disadvantaged Social Conditions in Argentina. Business and Professional Ethics Journal 25 (1/4):81-92.
Added to index2011-02-04
Total downloads6 ( #229,925 of 1,410,002 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #176,758 of 1,410,002 )
How can I increase my downloads?