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Ethics and Standards of Practice for Mississippi Behavioral Health

Ethics and standards of practice form the cornerstone of behavioral health services in Mississippi, ensuring the provision of quality care while upholding the rights and dignity of individuals seeking assistance. Mental health professionals in the state adhere to a robust ethical framework established by organizations such as the Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors and the Mississippi State Board of Psychology. These guidelines encompass principles such as beneficence, non-maleficence, autonomy, and justice, guiding practitioners in their interactions with clients, colleagues, and the community. Additionally, professionals are expected to maintain high standards of competence, integrity, and cultural sensitivity in their practice, recognizing the diverse needs and backgrounds of their clients. By prioritizing ethical conduct and adherence to established standards, behavioral health practitioners in Mississippi uphold the trust and confidence of those they serve while promoting the well-being of individuals and communities across the state.

This course will award 3 continuing education hours.

Please see the board approval box for course approvals.