Ethical Principles Case Studies: It’s Over, Debbie and Sounding Board – Death and Dignity (A Case of Individualized Decision Making)


Please read the cases thoroughly and provide and analysis of the ethical issues presented in the case. Often, you will not have formal questions to answer, but should be able to identify ethical issues and dilemmas that stood out to you. You should provide more than 1 page per case to thoroughly address the issues that are present. Incorporate ethical principles and/or theories that apply to the cases. Please explain the issue or dilemma using information from the readings in the book and other sources (e.g., websites, articles, etc). Also, include your own thoughts/opinions as well as materials to support these. All references consulted (including the text) should be referenced appropriately within your response—APA style—and a list of references should be supplied at the end of your document.

Please submit cases to the Assignment tab, following these assignment protocols:

Microsoft Word document with 1” margins all around, 12 pt. Times New Roman font, and double-spaced work. Failure to follow assignment protocols will result in a 10% loss in possible points. Additionally, cases should be free from grammatical errors.

Additional Files:


1. It’s Over, Debbie
2. Sounding Board – Death and Dignity: A Case of Individualized Decision Making