How do you become morally courageous?

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How do you become morally courageous?

Morally courageous individuals act upon their ethical values to help others during difficult ethical dilemmas, despite the adversity they may face in doing so. To be morally courageous means standing up for what you believe even when it means that you do so alone (Murray, 2015).

Q. How do we determine what is morally right and wrong?

Right and wrong is determined by the overall goodness (utility) of the consequences of action. Utilitarianism is a Consequentialist moral theory. Basic ideas: All action leads to some end.

Q. How do you handle ethical issues?

A Ten Step Process for Resolving Ethical Issues

  1. Identify the problem as you see it.
  2. Get the story straight – gather relevant data.
  3. Ask yourself if the problem is a regulatory issue or a process issue related to regulatory requirements.
  4. Compare the issue to a specific rule in ASHA’s Code of Ethics.

Q. What should you do to remain ethical when faced with a moral decision?

Making Ethical Decisions: A 7-Step Path

  1. Consider the reliability and credibility of the people providing the facts.
  2. Consider the basis of the supposed facts. If the person giving you the information says he or she personally heard or saw something, evaluate that person in terms of honesty, accuracy, and memory.

Q. Is courage good or bad?

Courage is an important value but not a virtue unless it is moral courage. Lots of people have courage. But to have moral courage means to do what is right simply because it is the right thing to do even at personal sacrifice. Courage is an ethical value if it is applied in a moral way.

Q. What things in your life require moral courage?

Being honest at the risk of disapproval, lost income or a maimed career; being accountable when owning up to a mistake can get us in trouble, making tough decisions and demands with our kids at the cost of their affection, being fair when we have the power to be otherwise, and following the rules while others get away …

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