Ethics in Prevention Foundations: A Guide for Substance Misuse Prevention Practitioners is available now on healtheknowledge.org. This self-paced foundations course is an important introductory component of many state, tribal and jurisdictional prevention systems as well as an essential element for those working towards a prevention certification. This course is appropriate for anyone working in the field of substance misuse prevention.
The goal of the course is to help substance misuse prevention practitioners make ethical choices in their everyday work. It covers key terminology, the six principles in the Prevention Code of Ethics, and a decision-making process to use when faced with an ethical dilemma.
***Participants should check with their state certification board to determine if this course
meets some or all of the requirements for certification or recertification.***