Eye on Ethics: Novel Boundary Challenges-Social Networking
Department (Manual Entry)
School of Social Work
The relatively recent advent of electronic social networking sites has created yet another ethical challenge in social work and an opportunity to develop ethical guidelines designed to protect clients, as well as practitioners. The two most relevant ethics concepts are boundaries and privacy.
Reamer, Frederic G., “Eye on Ethics: Novel Boundary Challenges—Social Networking,” Social Work Today, November, 2009, available at: http://www.socialworktoday.com/news/eoe_111309.shtml