Accession Number:

AD1116313

Title:

Ethics and Embedded Behavioral Health in the U.S. Air Force Professional Psychology: Research and Practice

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

59th MDW San Antonio United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2020-11-30

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

In February 2020, the U.S. Air Force Medical Service sponsored a 2-day symposium to address ethical aspects of an emerging role for Air Force psychologists, that of embedded behavioral health EBH provider. The purpose of the symposium was to begin an organized, intentional, and continuing exploration of ethical issues psychologists and other mental health professionals were likely to encounter in embedded settings. In this article, the authors first describe the origins, format, and conclusions of the symposium and then identify issues discussed at the symposium as essential in formulating a satisfactory and comprehensive ethical framework to govern EBH for psychologists

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE