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Homophobia is similar to racism in that it combines ___________ directed towards gay men and

lesbians.

Question 1 options:


1) 

prejudice and discrimination


2) 

prejudice and judgmental behavior


3) 

discrimination and avoidance


4) 

judgmental behavior and avoidance

 








Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Question 2 options:


1) 

Professionals may break confidentiality if the client is dangerous.


2) 

Clients have the right to see their records.


3) 

All professionals are legally protected because their conversations with clients are considered privileged communication.

 








During a session with a family, the 16-year-old daughter discloses that her father sexually abused her. The father admits that he abused his daughter but explains that it was over 2 years ago, and it only happened once or twice. The daughter confirms that the father's story is accurate, and the family asks you not to call the abuse hotline. What is the ethically appropriate action to take?

Question 3 options:


1) 

Call the hotline: confidentiality does not apply since the father's actions harmed the daughter.


2) 

Don't call the hotline: duty to warn does not apply since the abuse happened 2 years ago.

 








Informed consent is a one-time-only event completed at the beginning of the client-professional relationship.

Question 4 options:

1) True2) False

 








Race is a social construct, which means that race:

Question 5 options:


1) 

has a genetic basis.


2) 

is a concept invented by the needs and beliefs of people.


3) 

is an idea that exists only among modern people.


4) 

is something that should not be discussed in counseling.

 








Which of the following is NOT a professional ethical standard in human services?

Question 6 options:


1) 

Professionals must practice within the boundaries of competence, based on education, training, and experience.


2) 

Professionals must keep client information confidential, except when there is a threat of harm to the client or others.


3) 

Professionals may engage in a sexual relationship with clients only if the professional can maintain objectivity in the client-professional relationship.


4) 

Clients, or guardians, must give informed consent for all treatment.

 








A professional code of ethics establishes principles and standards of conduct that discuss:

Question 7 options:


1) 

the means to avoid conflict with police.


2) 

the merits of dual degrees.


3) 

the values of a profession.


4) 

the way to best document cases.

 








Ethical standards are general and ambiguous.

Question 8 options:

1) True2) False

 








Duty to Warn involves the ethical obligation of the human services professional when the client:

Question 9 options:


1) 

discloses a plan to harm another individual.


2) 

threatens suicide.


3) 

admits to having beaten his or her child.


4) 

acts in a belittling way towards minority groups.

 








When is it appropriate for a human service professional to breach confidentiality?

Question 10 options:


1) 

Never, as doing so destroys trust


2) 

As mandated by law when potential harm exists


3) 

When the professional does not believe the client's story


4) 

When they see their client in the news

 








Which of the following is NOT true about the ethical standard of multiple relationships between clients and professionals?

Question 11 options:


1) 

The client-professional relationship is not equal.


2) 

Professionals should never engage in social relationships with clients.


3) 

Professionals should not agree to take on their relatives, neighbors, or friends as clients.

           

 








Multicultural guidelines include all of the following principles EXCEPT:

Question 12 options:


1) 

Clients should be matched with professionals who share their ethnic, gender, and cultural heritage.


2) 

Professionals should be aware of their own ethnic, gender, and cultural heritage.


3) 

Professionals need to be flexible in their strategies so their work is effective and congruent with their client's values.

 








Ethical codes are very clear about which type of multiple relationships?

Question 13 options:


1) 

Pet owners and animal rescue


2) 

Sexual and romantic relationships with clients


3) 

Gift giving around the holidays


4) 

Hiring contractors who were clients

 








Culturally skilled professionals are aware of their stereotypes and preconceived notions that they may hold toward other racial and ethnic groups.

Question 14 options:

1) True2) False

 








Diversity refers to:

Question 15 options:


1) 

practicing an ancient Hindu religious art form.


2) 

taking alternative travel routes to home visits.


3) 

having multiple identities and variations among members of the same group.


4) 

seeing the power of change.

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