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.