Feb 09, 2016 - 09:49 AM
Feb 09, 2016 - 09:54 AM
The Aging Life Care Professional should not exploit professional relationships with the client and/or members of the client system and should maintain appropriate boundaries.
The Aging Life Care Professional should be aware of and resist those influences and pressures that may interfere with the exercise of professional discretion and impartial judgment.
Aging Life Care Professionals:
- are sensitive to the power of the professional relationship.
- should refrain from entering into a dual relationship if the relationship could reasonably be expected to impair the Aging Life Care Professional’s competence or effectiveness or may put the client at risk of exploitation or harm.
- should avoid the giving or receiving of any gifts that may impair their impartial judgement or might lead to exploitation.
- should never engage in sexual contact with the client and/or members of the client system.