Ethics in Personal Training and Physical Therapy
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True Sportsmanship Opposing team player kicks out ball so goalie can receive medical attention VIDEO

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It's good to see sportsmanship is still alive and well.

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The Client-Trainer Relationship - Being a Personal Trainer

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The relationship between trainer and client can be quite intense
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Policy statement: Ethical responsibilities of physical therapists and WCPT members | WCPT.org

Policy statement: Ethical responsibilities of physical therapists and WCPT members | WCPT.org | Ethics in Personal Training and Physical Therapy | Scoop.it
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10 Ethical Issues Facing Health/Fitness Professionals [Strength Training, Personal Training] - Fitness.com

10 Ethical Issues Facing Health/Fitness Professionals [Strength Training, Personal Training] - Fitness.com | Ethics in Personal Training and Physical Therapy | Scoop.it
Working in the health and fitness industry often involves finding a balance between what's ethical and what's not. Read here to see what ethical issues health and fitness professionals deal with on ...
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Codes of Ethics in Exercise and Fitness

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"Codes Of Ethics In Exercise And Fitness."

According to the author, Heather Hitchcock, It is best to demonstrate how personal trainers should behave professionally, which abide by the code of ethics. Portraying professional manners toward each client as well as a building a professional relationship. It is important that we maintain the client's best interest such as their safety and health. Overall, all personal trainers should abide the code of ethics by staying within the scope of practice.

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Missouri Ludlum's curator insight, April 15, 2013 4:47 PM

This article gives great insight into the codes of ethics for personal trainers.

Brent Moore's curator insight, November 15, 2013 7:23 PM

Personal training is a growing field with little regulation. The professional personal trainer must develop his personal and professional ethics in a way that protects the client and the trainer from harm and legal action. Many certifying agencies have their own code of ethics to help personal trainers conduct themselves in an ethical manner.

Gage Wesley's curator insight, December 16, 2013 1:17 PM

Based on this article, I've learned that you need to be patient and have proper ettiquette in order to be successful with the people that you're training.

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Civil Actions - Personal Trainers and Client Confidentiality

Civil Actions - Personal Trainers and Client Confidentiality | Ethics in Personal Training and Physical Therapy | Scoop.it

"Personal trainers have a professional obligation to keep sensitive client information private."

 

Although, federal privacy laws such as HIPPA, does not apply to most personal trainers, they still have an obligation keep client's information a confidential. There are boundaries between the trainer and the client. Violation of such things may cause damages.

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Ethical concerns of a personal trainer - by Joshua M. Garrin, M.S., ACSM-CPT, ACE-CPT - Helium

Ethical concerns of a personal trainer - by Joshua M. Garrin, M.S., ACSM-CPT, ACE-CPT - Helium | Ethics in Personal Training and Physical Therapy | Scoop.it
For many personal trainers, the idea of being a role model who helps to navigate one’s path to goal attainment is an inspiring, humanistic e..., Joshua M. Garrin, M.S., ACSM-CPT, ACE-CPT
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Ethics in Athletic Training

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Ethics in Athletic Training. Athletic trainers work in a variety of settings and interact with a variety of athletes. During treatment, rehabilitation and training, the athletic trainers are often faced with opportunities to commit unethical acts.
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When a Personal Trainer Gets Too Personal

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"WHEN Shibani Joshi walked into a Manhattan branch of the New York Sports Club last summer, all she wanted was a more toned body and a distraction from the job-hunting that occupied her days."

 

Personal Trainers need to maintain boundaries and keep it professional.

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MaryGrace Balaban's curator insight, January 16, 2014 7:08 PM

An excellent reminder for fitness coaches to draw firm boundaries for their clients and for exercisers to choose professional trainers.

Dominick Caiazzo's curator insight, June 15, 2014 1:07 PM

Good example of the situation that could arise from poor ethical decisions.

Aaron Cruz's curator insight, February 15, 2015 7:02 PM

Trainers need to understand the personal boundaries between trainer and client. A strong personal ethical code is important to counteract a lack of professional ethics, regarding these situations.