The objective of this course is to support students in their development of awareness. This course examines professional, legal, and ethical issues marriage and family therapists (MFT) must integrate into their thinking and practice. Laws and regulations relevant to practice as a MFT as well as the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT) code of ethics will be reviewed. Ethical issues relevant to practice with people with diverse and intersecting identifies will be considered.