AMHCA

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AMHCAAmerican Mental Health Counselors Association
AMHCAAustralian Miniature Hereford Cattle Association (Wauhope, New South Wales, Australia)
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A nationally representative random sample of 700 clinical mental health counselors was selected from among the clinical members of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA; N=2987).
Representatives from the American School Counselor Association, International Association for Marriage and Family Counselors, Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, American Mental Health Counselors Association, and Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development, to name a few, could begin a dialogue on children's mental health issues that affect members of their respective divisions.
This core group consisting of mental health professionals from the University of Florida and other mental health practitioners from Wisconsin, a group that included Ed Anderson, formed the American Mental Health Counselors Association.
2), and the "Code of Ethics of the American Mental Health Counselors Association," Principle 1, Welfare of the Consumer, Item A.
The American Counseling Association (ACA) and the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) state that counselors have an obligation to promote the welfare of clients (ACA, 2005, Standard A.
ACA, Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education, American Mental Health Counselors Association, American Rehabilitation Counseling Association, American School Counselor Association, International Association of Addiction and Offender Counselors, International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors).
In response to the expanding use of technology in counseling, ethical statements or codes have been written by the APA (1997), the American Counseling Association (1999), the National Board for Certified Counselors (2001), and the American Mental Health Counselors Association (2000).
Moreover, neither the American Counseling Association Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice (ACA, 1997) nor the American Mental Health Counselors Association Code of Ethics (American Mental Health Counselors Association [AMHCA], 1987) includes position statements concerning the use or view of noncompetition agreements.
I look forward to working with the associate editors, the Editorial Board members, contributing authors, the editorial staff at AMHCA and EBSCO, and the leadership of the American Mental Health Counselors Association over the next three years.
Pope's (1990) article on ethical standards for prevention serves as the basis for discussion of ethics, along with the ethical code of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (2000).
The Code of Ethics of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA, 2000) does not specifically address the topic of gift-giving by clients.
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