Write about what in your backgrounds helps you think through and identify what is right and wrong, as well as what constitutes ethical professional behavior.

This paper profiles you with regard to ethical and professional practice. The paper should be approximately 6-10 pages in length (10 pages max) and follow the APA style guide (5ed). It will include four sections.The attached rubric is designed to help you.(1) Ethical Autobiography. Write about what in your backgrounds helps you think through and identify what is right and wrong, as well as what constitutes ethical professional behavior. Specify your current level of ethical commitment and ethical sensitivity.(2) Ethical Decision-Making Style. Everyone has a unique style of ethical decision-making which reflects their early and ongoing experiences with moral values and issues which has been influenced and shaped by parents, relatives, peers and valued adults in their lives, such as teachers and coaches. This section of your paper articulates your implicit style. Begin by sketching a family genogram chart and describing the various relationships and the ways in which key individuals, particularly your parents, have dealt with moral issues and decisions and how this has influenced your style.(3) Professional/Ethical Hero. Describe the individual (typically a mental health or school professional but not necessarily) that has most impressed you and serves as a role model for you because of their professional/ethical presence, i.e., sensitivity, ethical commitment and ethical courage.(4) Levels of Professional and Ethical Development. Identify your current developmental levels and indicate how it has and will likely impact your work as a counselor. Suggest ways in which you can facilitate further development.