To obtain the certification from KCA or KCPA, counselors need to publish a journal article in a major journal of the profession.
As is described in the preamble of the Code of Ethics published in 2003 by KCPA, counselors "have an obligation to develop their professional knowledge and skills, to improve their professional competence and integrity, and to make the best effort to protect their clients' welfare.
The Williamson court was nevertheless aware that unmitigated application of the KCPA to the issue at bar could have an adverse impact on professionalism, or at least on the statutory scheme Kansas has constructed to deal with professionals.
Some of the discomfort we feel when professionals are forced into the mold of commercial service providers by statutes such as the KCPA is alleviated when we move to common law perspectives on professionalism.
3d at 71 ("[T]he KCPA is inapplicable to arrangements that fall within the provisions of the KRLTA.
The court refuted Amrani's argument that the legislature intended to exclude medical cases because of its various laws addressing medical malpractice, saying the patchwork of statutes didn't preclude coverage under the KCPA
Shoot counts in the KCPA 1981 to 1985 samples, and their 5-yr totals, are given (Table 1) for four sequence patterns of 1p, Mp and 2p leaves.
In a special KCPA collection in 1982 of data on leaflet sequences on 116 Mp leaves, the gamma coefficients calculated in the manner of Table 2 were negative for the sequences on 85 Mp leaves, and positive on the remaining 31.
The five annual KCPA shoot samples provided a total of 1944 shoots on which all leaves were tallied.
Data from the five annual KCPA samples were separated into N-end S-exposed and S-end N-exposed samples (Section 1).
Despite these minor differences, both of these weaker two-way interactions are unarguably real in most years: the S-exposed foliage at the N end of the KCPA was on average both more pinnate and on longer shoots (effects confirmed by t tests for all years except 1983) than the N-exposed foliage sampled from the roof of the KCPA parking garage at its southern end.