CODE OF CONDUCT
My code of conduct is set out by the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT), along with my own. I follow a code of conduct to ensure my clients are safe and that I can provide a professional service.
-I conduct my practice in a way that is a credit to my profession, following my code of conduct.
-I will carry out a full consultation, which covers contraindication to treatment, to ensure that treatment is safe and appropriate for the client.
-I will take a client-centred approach when forming and implementing a treatment plan, taking into account the client's individual needs and preferences.
-The client's modesty and dignity must be protected. Items of clothing must only be removed where appropriate to treatment and modesty towels must be used to cover the client's body when not working on that area.
-Clients must be treated fairly and without discrimination.
-I will only ever work within my limit of knowledge, skills and competence.
-I will maintain and improve my professional skills, knowledge and performance through Continuing professional development (CPD).
-I will ensure the environment is safe and follow all relevant health and safety regulations.
-All promotional material, regardless of format, must be legal, decent, honest, truthful and must not be misleading.