Ethics and Values Assignment Based on your readings and understanding of the NASW Code of Ethics and class discussions write a 3–4 page paper as to how you would respond to the ethical dilemmas numbered 1-4 detailed below. Your explanation should detail the following:
a) How would you respond? (e.g. what would you do)
b) Explain the values and ethical principles that would inform your decision while identifying any potential positive and/or negative consequences.
1) Accepting a gift worth under $10.00 from your client who tells you s/he would be very hurt if you did not take it because s/he “just wants to show you her/his appreciation”.
2) Accepting your 24-year-old client’s invitation to her wedding. You worked with helping this client through a period of depression, which enabled her to finish college and be more available to her child. You currently are helping her to find an appropriate day care center for her 3-year-old son as she suspects he has some learning delays.
3) Your client has learned that s/he has passed the High School Equivalency Diploma and suggests you and s/he go to MacDonald’s to celebrate.
4) Accepting a Facebook “friend” or some other social media request from an ex-client. As with all written assignments, this paper must be typed with a cover page stating the name of the assignment and your name.
The body of the paper should be double-spaced with one-inch margins and 12-point font. References should be done using APA 7th ed. style. You are expected to adhere to the Lehman College Policy on Academic Integrity.
Your paper will be graded on the following criteria: – How well you address the assignment directives – How well you use the NASW Code of Ethics to support your points – Quality of writing (grammar, spelling, organization, clarity) – Proper use of APA