11.1. The Board adopts the American Counseling Association’s Code of Ethics as part of this rule and all provisions of the Code of Ethics have the effect as if it were a specifically promulgated rule of the Board.
11.2. The Board may take disciplinary action against a licensee who fails to comply with the Code of Ethics cited in subsection 10.1. of this rule.
Please note: The Board cannot provide guidance and/or advice on ethical and/or legal matters, however, the LPC may contact the Compliance Division of the ACA for assistance. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org and the service is free to members. Additionally, the following is an updated professional resource published by the ACA, and in partnership with the authors cited below, that is available to the counseling professional. Please click the title below to download the document. Practitioner's Guide to Ethical Decision Making - by Holly Forester-Miller, Ph.D., and Thomas E. Davis, Ph.D.
UPCOMING CEU OFFERINGS
May 13-15, 2021
2021 Virtual Spring Continuing Education Conference for Social Workers
WV Licensed Professional Counselors Approved for 15 hours for attending approved sessions. 1. Complete this form. 2. Fax/Email/Mail a copy by May 31st to NASW WV. 3. Keep a copy. The following sessions have been approved for WV Licensed Professional Counselors CE hours: Thursday: A 1, A 3, A 4, A 5, B 2, B 3/C 3 (LPC Ethics), B 4/C 4, C 2, D 1, D 2. Friday: E 1, E 3, E 4, F 1, F 2, F 4, G 1, G 2, G 3, G 4/H 4 (LPC ALPS), H 3, H 5, J 1, J 3. Saturday: K 1, K 2, K 3, K 4, K 5, L 1, L 2. Session B3/C3 applies to the LPC Ethics requirement and session G4(H4) applies to the ALPS (LPC Supervision) requirement. Both continue through the following time slot to assure they offer 3 full hours. The following events are NOT approved for LPC CE hours: Thursday Opening Presentation, Saturday Opening Speaker Bil Lepp, Saturday Closing Remarks, and Exhibitor Networking Opportunity.
Samuel Hickman at: email@example.com for more information.