The University of St. Thomas

School of Social Work

Past Events

NavigatingEthics

Navigating Ethics with Diverse Groups: Theory and Practice

Presented by Group Work Institute

Date/Time

Friday, October 26, 2012 - Friday, October 26, 2012

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location

McNeely Hall 100 - University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus

Cost

General: $35, Student: Free

Event Notes:

For registration questions/concerns, contact Hiyana Xiong at (651) 962-5816 or at hiyana@stthomas.edu

Summary:
In this workshop, we will review theory regarding ethics and its application to group work. Throughout the workshop ethical principles and strategies will be applied to diverse groups. Participants will have the opportunity to discuss and consult regarding ethical dilemmas encountered in their own practice.

Objectives:
1. To increase awareness and understanding of ethical considerations in group work practice.
2. To learn about the application of ethical strategies in diverse groups.
3. To learn strategies for managing conflict related to differing values in a group.
4. Explore the possibilities of ethical dilemmas within the context of agency and community.