- You are a professor at a local college. One of the students in your class is clearly distraught. You notice this and mention that you hope everything is okay. The student tells you that his wife recently left him and he is having difficulty coping with the situation. You talk to him for a few minutes, then leave for your office. At the next class, the student tells you how much he appreciated your concern. He states that he understands that you are a psychologist and asks for your card. The next day, he calls your office for an appointment to see you.
Write a 500-word paper based on your selected scenario in which you examine the concept of dual relationships. As part of your examination, address the following items:
- Analyze the dual relationships presented in your scenario.
- Discuss the ethical issues presented by these dual relationships.