Eye on Ethics: Reflective Practice in Social Work - The Ethical Dimension
Department (Manual Entry)
School of Social Work
Ideally, effective practitioners would have the ability to recognize and address ethical issues and challenges as they arise in the immediate context of their work, not later when someone else points them out. Put another way, social workers would have a refined “ethics radar” that increases their ability to detect and respond to ethical issues.
Reamer, Frederic G., "Eye on Ethics: Reflective Practice in Social Work--The Ethical Dimension," Social Work Today, April, 2013, available at http://www.socialworktoday.com/news/eoe_042513.shtml