Goal of Training|
The purpose of this training is to use the concepts of Aspirational and Virtue Ethics to facilitate growth of ethical decision making process. By personalizing and processing some common ethical dilemmas and using critical thinking techniques, the participants will gain a better understanding of perspectives that can prevent and address ethical dilemmas.
This is an Intermediate Training. Intermediate Trainings are most appropriate for participants who have been in the field for 3 or more years, are certified or licensed in their field, and are familiar with the basic concepts in the subject area but could benefit from further, more detailed information.
Participants of this training will:
~Learn the difference between laws, mandatory ethics, aspirational ethics and virtue ethics,
~Identify behaviors that lead to avoidance of ethical mistakes,
~Identify behaviors that lead to aspirational decision making,
~Create a personalized code of aspirational ethics, and
~Create a professional specific process for ethical decision making.
9:00 - 9:10CDTC Staff Announcements & Introductions
9:10 - 10:45Definitions and Distinctions: Statement of Purpose and Defining Terms
10:45 - 11:00Break
11:00 - NoonHow to Identify What Drives You: Mandatory or Aspirational Ethics?
Noon - 1:00***Lunch Break***
1:00 - 2:15Building Your Ethics
- Individual: Building Your Code
- Group: Building Your Guide
2:15 - 2:30Break
2:30 - 4:15Practical Application: Creation of Vignettes and Ethical Dilemma Processing
4:15 - 4:30Q&A/Evaluations
Jim Jensen, MAC, CADC II, Jim Jensen began working in the field of Chemical Dependency Counseling in Vancouver, Washington in 2006. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Oregon State University and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from National University specializing in Marriage and Family Therapy. Previous to his work as a counselor, Jim was enlisted in the United States Marine Corps from 2001 to 2006. He has been teaching at Clark College in Vancouver in the Addiction Counselor Education Department for six years. He teaches a wide variety of classes including Theories of Counseling, Introduction to Counseling Family Members, Law and Ethics in Addiction Counseling, Adolescent Addiction, and Psychopharmacology. He is currently a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Level II in Oregon.
Pre-registration and payment in advance is required.
You may register below if you would like to pay by check or money order. Payment must be received prior to training date. To ensure this, please mail your payment at least 7 days prior to training. Mail payment to CDTC, P.O. Box 847, Vancouver, WA 98666.
5-16S Student $20.00 **Proof of Enrollment required.
5-16M Member $50.00 **See the Our Members page**
5-16N Non-Member $75.00
Please notify CDTC if you are unable to attend training.
Refund: A refund of the registration cost, not any associated fees, may be given only when notification is given at least 3 days
prior to the training. Notification under 3 days will follow the credit
Credit: If notification is given within 1 week after the training, a credit will be
given for the next training only.
If CDTC cancels training, registration fees will be refunded in full.
Lunch:There is a one hour lunch break on your own. There is a large cafeteria at the hospital in addition to a smaller cafe and coffee shop with pre-made meals available. Several lunch options are available to the East, past I-205. It is recommended that you check google maps to check for lunch options including Sweet Tomatoes, Chuck's Produce, or fast food restaurants such as Arby's, Taco Bell or Burgerville.
Date: May 13th, 2016 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Place:PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center
Mill Plain Campus
Health Education Center
600 NE 92nd Ave.,
Vancouver, WA 98664
PeaceHealth Southwest Mill Plain Campus Health Education Center (View)
600 N.E. 92nd Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98664
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|