Benchmark – Professional Orientation Essay (Objective #1.2, #1.4)
In 250 words, distinguish between values, ethics, morals, and laws. In what ways have you utilized these concepts in your professional and/or personal life?
In an additional 250 words, define and briefly analyze ethical and legal standards, scope of community practice, and the statute of limitations. Provide an example of each.
Include at least two scholarly resources in addition to using the textbook in your paper.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
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This benchmark assignment assesses the following programmatic competency:
Mental Health & Wellness
#1.1: Analyze the legal, ethical, and community standards within the mental health and wellness field.