Crossing The Line

 Crossing the Line

Purpose of Assignment: Assignment requires the student to identify and describe situations where ethical violations are evident. The student offers an alternative solution(s).


This written assignment will provide you with an opportunity to test your knowledge of ethics and boundaries within the human services profession. Using the NOHS Code of Ethics as a guideline include the following in a two-page APA formatted submission:

  • Write four mini-case scenarios – i.e. a brief scenario that needs only be a few sentences in length that portrays an ethical violation/dilemma.
  • Identify which specific NOHS code is being violated or potentially jeopardized.
  • Propose what you believe to be the most professional and appropriate response to the scenario.
  • Use clear and concise grammar and spelling mechanics.