Module 4: Discussion Forum
Address each of the following three questions, providing a response of at least one paragraph to each:
- What does it mean to be a competent professional?
- How will you assess your own competence as human services professional?
- How will you maintain your competence as effective human services professional?
Be sure your answer names and discusses applicable established ethical codes.
Preview of the answer..
Professional competence is the ability of an individual to effectively and appropriately use the skills and knowledge learnt to perform a task he or she is assigned. These duties usually belong to a specialized profession, which requires specific knowledge to work in it. Having skills and knowledge does not make a person professionally competent (Neary, 2001). The effective use of these factors is what makes an individual competent..
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