Return to Course List

Social Work Values and Ethics

Author: Frederic G. Reamer

Book Required Duration: 6 hours
3.7 out of 4.0, Based on: 661 reviews

Course Summary

Social Work Values and Ethics deals with the core values of Social Work as well as many of the dilemmas faced by Social Workers. Numerous case studies are used to make the topics relevant and accessible. Common ethical situations in direct and indirect practice are covered as well as risk management.

Course Format

This course is based on a book and a post test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  1. Social work values and ethics : an overview
  2. Social work values
  3. Ethical dilemmas and decision making : a framework
  4. Ethical dilemmas in social work : direct practice
  5. Ethical dilemmas in social work : indirect practice
  6. Ethics risk management and ethical misconduct

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the history of Social Work's ethics.
  • Describe Social Work's core values.
  • Explain dual relationships.
  • Describe duty to warn.

FAQs

Most of our courses will satisfy your CEU requirements. However, you can double check with this handy tool.
You can download all the required materials above where it says "Preview the material"
No prerequisites are required for this course.
Yes. Once you read the material and pass your test, you can print your certificate right away from your "My Account" page.
You bet, you can download the course material to your computer. You can then print it off, transfer it to your tablet or whatever works for you. Most folks print of a copy of the test and circle the answers while reading through the material.

How it Works

check

1. Confirm Your
Requirements.

read

2. Read the
Material.

test time

3. Take the
Test.

done

4. Print Your
Certificate.