Ethnics Awareness Inventory
Tameka Dillard Mosby
August 2, 2014
Ethic Awareness Inventory
The Ethics Awareness Inventory is a series of question that can estimate one’s ethical method. It is vital to understand what the outlook is, because some individuals view what is right and wrong from their own standpoint. At the end of the test, it shows what type of ethical person you are. The results are different for each person, but some individuals base their ethical outlook on personality, responsibility, results, or equity. Ethics is very important in ...view middle of the document...
2). The role of personal ethics in the area of psychology will decide how people use their own code or follow the code of conduct. Many individuals concentrate on their ethical perspective, by an individual’s duty or obligation to do something morally correct and focuses on someone’s intent versus the result (William Institute for Ethics and Management, 2011). However, many of the aberrant individuals understand ethical behavior by its rules, not by its essence. Personal ethics are an important part of every professional guideline. The American Psychological Association handles thousands of ethical infractions committed by psychologists each year (Plante, 2011).
Psychological Knowledge and Principles
Principles such as personal or professional ethics has individual effects on the knowledge of the individual who carry out certain assigned responsibilities. The APA ethics code present psychologists with a set of principles and standards to build their professional and scientific work upon. The psychologist is devoted to increasing professional and scientific knowledge of individual behavior and understanding of humans and to the use this knowledge to improve the condition of individuals, organizations, and society(APA, 2001).
Ethics' Effect on Personal Growth, Health, and Development
It is my belief that ethical behavior is clear in the excellence of a person's personality, which is more important than his or her actions. Personal growth does not involve learning to follow rules, but how to stick to one's own understanding of principles. Maintaining health is constantly harmonizing what one knows is right with what is easy in addition to developing growth in oneself in areas of weakness. Natural growth begins when a person understands what is ethically good. Ethical value begins when individuals learn to master their thoughts,...