InnerEthics® & Right Relationship

Inner Ethics® provides a reflective, compassionate, and transpersonal approach to being in Right Relationship with ourselves, our clients, and in community with others. InnerEthics® is an inner, complementary approach to ethics education, to traditional, external codes, rules, laws and standards, to help us guide our ethical behavior. Continue reading.

Each of us as a professional must formulate his or her own sense of what is Right Relationship to a client. And we must do this both in general, in every relationship anew, and in a moment by moment ongoing way in every client relationship as it evolves. Only our courageous soul-searching can bring consciousness to the fears, desires, and spiritual longings hidden in each of our shadows. Only our willingness to face our vulnerabilities and hidden motivations will allow us to apply self-compassion and make choices that are truly in the best interests of our clients. Kylea Taylor, The Ethics of Caring, p. 332.

Right Relationship

InnerEthics® uses the term “in Right Relationship” to describe when a caregiving relationship is “in the zone”— the situation where nothing in the caregiver or the therapeutic container is getting in the way of the client’s healing or growth. Instead, the caregiver’s presence is providing a safe, encouraging space for the client’s safe self-expansion. This… Continue reading Right Relationship

Everyday Ethics

Everyone is the “Responsible Party” sometimes Most people are interested in how to interact with others in “right relationship” even if they are not paid caregivers. People just want to do better in relationships. They want to study everyday ethics to clarify their motivations, consider their actions self-compassionately, and acquire tools that will help them… Continue reading Everyday Ethics