Good practice guidelines

Good Practice Guidelines

People often have questions focusing on aspects of professional conduct and ethics.  Rather than reinvent the wheel, we have provided a number of links to professional organisations that have produced considered information in these areas. The list is by no means complete or comprehensive but we hope it acts as a sufficient starting place for people to obtain, within a few moments, information that will likely address at least some, if not all, of their queries. 

Codes of conduct and ethics:

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy:

http://www.itsgoodtotalk.org.uk/assets/docs/BACP-Ethical-Framework-for-Good-Practice-in-Counselling-and-Psychotherapy_1276615182.pdf

British Psychological Society:

http://www.bps.org.uk/system/files/documents/code_of_ethics_and_conduct.pdf

Health and Care Professional Council:

http://www.hpc-uk.org/assets/documents/10002963SOP_Practitioner_psychologists.pdf

UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy):

http://www.ukcp.org.uk/Ethical_Principles_and_Code_of_Professional_Conduct.pdf

Guidance on self-help materials:

http://www.iapt.nhs.uk/silo/files/good-practice-guidance-on-the-use-of-selfhelp-materials-within-iapt-services.pdf