MHA118 – Issues and Ethics in Health Care and Self Care Practices


Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student with Wonderlic SLE min. cut score minimum 14 on test

Delivery Mode: Online
Textbook:  Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions, 10th Edition Nelson Publishing 2019

Course Fees: $485.00 (with eTextbook)
Other Compulsory Fees: Registration Fee: $100.00, Shipping/Handling Fee $61.00
Additional Cost: Textbook $175.00 (Hard Copy)
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education


In this subject, students will learn the basis for discovering their own guidelines for helping within the broad limits of professional codes of ethics and divergent theoretical positions.  Students will develop their critical thinking skills when dealing with ethics issues and focus on self-care strategies.


North Bay Campus or Online –

Knowledge Competencies

Discuss and illustrate  the broad limits within the professional code of ethics and strategies required for self-care within the health care profession.

Define the code of ethics within the mental health and addictions counselling field: understand conflict of interest when working with clients; practices and understands various self care strategies and recognizes the importance of same