Eye on Ethics: Preventing Ethics Blindness in Social Work
Department (Manual Entry)
School of Social Work
This widely publicized case sharpened researchers’ focus on the concept of inattentional blindness. Inattentional blindness is the failure to notice a fully-visible, but unexpected object because attention was engaged on another task, event, or object.
Reamer, Frederic G., "Eye on Ethics: Revisiting the Limits of Client Confidentiality," Social Work Today, January, 2013, available at: http://www.socialworktoday.com/news/eoe_011813.shtml