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Washington Reflexology Association

PO Box 27

Bothell, WA 98041

For more information, please leave a message at (425) 818-4785 or email info@washingtonreflexology.org. 

STANDARDS OF PRACTICE

Reflexologists shall:

  1. Know the client’s objectives and provide reflexology to benefit accordingly.

  2. Make their individual statement of policies regarding scheduling, fee structure, etc. available to the client at the time of the first appointment.

  3. Assume responsibility for individual judgments and actions in the course of a reflexology session or series of sessions.

  4. Maintain their physical and mental well being in such a way as to promote the profession.

  5. Abide by all laws governing reflexology practice.

  6. Truthfully and accurately represent their education, training and experience relevant to their education, training and experience relevant to their practice and be able to provide verification.

  7. Report to WRA officers incompetent, unethical or illegally practicing reflexologists.

  8. Participate in efforts to guard the public from misinformation and maintain the integrity of reflexology.

  9. Respect all health care practitioners who operate ethically and help them in their understanding of reflexology.

  10. Obtain informed, written consent from clients before videotaping, audio recording or permitting third party observation.

CODE OF ETHICS

The practice of good ethics is not limited to the welfare of the individual client, but also to the reputation of the art and science of Reflexology.

As a professional Reflexologist I will protect the standard practice of reflexology as a body of work, and I shall:

  1. Keep the best interest of the client in mind.

  2. Show respect to the individual’s dignity, and practice reflexology with honesty and integrity.

  3. Keep the standard of my professional work current and as high as possible by continuing my education and training and attending conferences.

  4. Perform only that for which I have been specifically trained.

  5. Not diagnose, prescribe, or treat for any specific problem or condition unless specifically trained and permitted by law.

  6. Keep all client information and conversations strictly confidential.

  7. Work within the client’s comfort zone and pain tolerance.

  8. Not engage in sexual activity with any client.

  9. Not discriminate against or refuse service to anyone on the basis of race, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, or sexual orientation.

  10. Ensure that anyone employed by and or working with me shall adhere to this code of ethics.