Ethics and Diversity in the Workplace
Choose a professional organization (preferably in human
services) and imagine that you are at the national conference for the
organization and you are presenting a paper on the topic of “Diversity in
Based upon the professional organization’s code of ethics
and the course readings, discuss, analyze, and explain how the code of ethics
treats the following diverse populations in the workplace:
Women and gender issues
Race and ethnicity
Disabled and aging workers
People with differing religious and spiritual beliefs
Incorporate responses to the following in your comments:
Why is our organization’s code of ethics important?
How does a professional code of ethics affect operations and
effectiveness in our workplace?
What legal standards and laws are congruent with the code of
What are the implications of our professional employees
failing to comply with the code of ethics?