This a page is a collection of web links to discussions of ethical and unethical behavior of counselors, some based on complaints by clients or their family members.
(As reported by Google.com search)
"...On entering her treatment program her counselor became emotionally involved with her, he had her living with him a few days after entering the centre." From Unethical counselor, "Ask Dr. Dombeck: Psychotherapy and Mental Health Questions, on MentalHelp.net. Note: The link takes you to the complete problem statement. To read Dr. Dombeck's answer you may need to click "I agree" to the site's Terms and Conditions.
Code of Ethics for Marriage and Family Therapists
The American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists work to honor public trust in Marriage and Family Therapists. The Code defines professional expectations and are enforced by the AAMFT Ethics Committee.
Amercian Mental Health Counselors Association Code of Ethics, Revised October 2015.
As the professional counseling organization of mental health counselors, AMHCA subscribes to rigorous standards for education, training and clinical practice.
ContraCostaTimes.com - Report: Drug counselors lack skills.
Too many drug treatment counselors in California are unskilled, unethical and uneducated, according to a report released today (10/27/07).
"How Consensus Regarding The Prohibition Of Dual Relationships Has Been Contrived"
By Ofer Zur, Ph.D. Adapted from: Lazarus, A. A. and Zur, O. (Eds.) (2002). Dual Relationships and Psychotherapy, New York: Springer. Chapter 31, pp. 449-462.
Ethical Issues in Online Counseling
To maintain quality of service, avoid potential complications, and serve the community safely, professionals who practice online should know the limits of online consults and understand various ethical as well as legal considerations that apply to this type of work.
The Feminist Case Against Abortion
Coercive and unethical counselors lie to vulnerable women and pressure them. This has happened in some abortion clinics as well as some pregnancy care ...
Jobs, News and Views for All of Higher Education
Are there some unethical counselors out there who break confidentiality when they should not? Sure, just as there are lawyers who do the same. ...
Yahoo! Answers - unethical counselor...?
15 answers - Hi, I went to see a marriage counselor who is friends with my personal therapist in the same office. After a few visits the marriage counselor ...
The AACC Christian Counseling Code of Ethics PDF/Adobe Acrobat file
Christian counselors do not aid and abet the practice of unlicensed, untrained,. unqualified, or unethical counseling. Professional clinicians do not aid ...