Legal and Ethical Issues in Professional Practice

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Course No: PSYC.5720-031; SIS Class Nbr: 13403; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course will explore the legal and ethical issues facing professionals working with individuals diagnosed with disabilities, particularly those on the autism spectrum. The goal is to provide behavior analysts and other professionals the opportunity to develop skills in dealing with the complex legal and ethical issues that arise when working in human service fields.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: .PSYC 5650 Measurement and Experimental Design in Behavioral Intervention, or PSYC.5660 Functional Analysis and Treatment of Challenging Behaviors.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Rebecca Markovits
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 08
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCBA Coursework Preparation

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