What is Ethics Consultation?
AskTheEthicist has provided expert consultation services worldwide since 2002. An ethics consult is the process of analysing an ethical problem or dilemma to understand it and to formulate ethically appropriate solutions. We help clients ethically navigate their way through tough situations.
Examples of ethical dilemmas:
Observing unethical behavior & whistleblowing
Bioethics dilemmas such as assisted suicide, euthanasia, end-of-life, CPR
Elder care (driving, independence)
Truth-telling, transparency, disclosure
Conflict with other peoples' values (friends, family, co-workers, clergy)
Privacy and confidentiality matters
Matters relating to trust, honesty, integrity
Managing conflict of interest