Ethics in Mental Health

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0186
Course Date: 01/07/2018

Ethics in Mental Health is a 1-hour continuing education courses that examines some of the most common ethical issues, problems and dilemmas involved in providing mental health services, on an individual, organizational and societal level. The course describes ethical principles and skills required in the delivery of quality mental health services. This course fulfills continuing education ethical requirements.

Social workers, certified case managers, nurses and administrators working throughout health care and mental health care can benefit from the material convered in Ethics in Mental Health. The course provides a good refresher of the many ethical problems that are found throughout these industries. 

Learning Objectives

  1. List ethical principles in mental health services
  2. List ethical skills in mental health services
  3. List the most common ethical issues and dilemmas in serving the mentally ill patient

Criteria for Successful Completion


Activity Professionals

1.00 HOURS
This course has been approved for 1 clock hour of continuing education by The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP). Approval number NCCAP500208-24NT is effective through 03/15/24


1.00 HOURS
This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#20-608241). Completion of this course fulfills (1) CEU hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Personal Care Home Administrators

1.25 HOURS
This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, until the approved curriculum changes or approval is withdrawn pursuant to 55 Pa.Code 2600.68(f). Approved for 1.25 hours of continuing education for PCH Administrators.

Social Workers

1.00 HOURS
Collins Learning, #1781, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Collins Learning maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/27/2022 – 01/27/2026. Social workers completing this course receive one (1) continuing education credits.