Purpose Of The NASW Code Of Ethics

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The NASW Code of Ethics is a tool that every social worker is supposed to use and abide by to help them perform their job to the best of their ability. It is composed of four sections the Preamble, the Purpose of the NASW Code of Ethics, Ethical Principles, and Ethical Standards. One particular part that impacted me was section six. It states that as social workers we should strive to make society a better place. This is important to me because I have a passion for helping people and trying to better their lives.
One of the ethical principles that is important to me is “social workers behave in a trustworthy manner” (Code of Ethics) and the value that goes along with this is integrity. I strongly believe that someone’s integrity says many
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