Legal and Ethical Issues in Professional Practice

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Course No: PSYC.5720-032; SIS Class Nbr: 12532; SIS Term: 2830
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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  • Core Codes: SS
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Laurel Ciavarri
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2019: Jan 22 to May 05
  • 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 Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation

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