Standard 101 In relationship to those served, ACPE members:

101.1 affirm and respect the human dignity and individual worth of each person.

101.2 do not discriminate against anyone because of race, ethnicity, religious/spiritual tradition, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability.

101.3 respect the integrity and welfare of those served or supervised, refraining from disparagement and avoiding emotional exploitation, sexual exploitation, or any other kind of exploitation.

101.4 approach the religious convictions of a person, group and/or CPE student with respect and sensitivity; avoid the imposition of their theology or cultural values on those served or supervised.

101.5 respect confidentiality to the extent permitted by law, regulations or other applicable rules.

101.6 follow nationally established guidelines in the design of research involving human subjects and gain approval from a recognized institutional review board before conducting such research.