Dr. Vilia Tarvydas, PhD, LMHC, CRC, is a professor emerita of Rehabilitation and Counselor Education and founding Director of the Institute on Disabilities and Rehabilitation Ethics (I-DARE). She has worked in rehabilitation practice in traumatic brain injury and physical rehabilitation, and as a rehabilitation counselor educator for 40 years. Her scholarly works and national and international presentations have concentrated on the areas of ethics, ethical decision-making, and professional governance and standards. She has published extensively in these areas, and aside from this text, she is coauthor of Counseling Ethics and Decision Making (2016), a revised fourth edition of her earlier book, Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling. Dr. Tarvydas has a career-long involvement in counseling professionalization, ethics, and credentialing. She served as Chair of the Iowa Board of Behavioral Science Examiners, and its Disciplinary Committee. She served on the ACA Licensure Committee for many years and more recently served on the Oversight Committee for the joint AASCB/ACA 20/20 Initiative. She also has had extensive experience in counselor certification, having served for 8 years with CRCC as Vice-Chair and Secretary, on the Examination and Research Committee, and as Chair of the Ethics Committee. Dr. Tarvydas is a Past President of three national professional organizations: the National Council on Rehabilitation Education, the American Rehabilitation Counseling Association, and the American Association of State Counseling Boards. She has been a member of the ACA Ethics Committee and the American Occupational Therapy Association’s Judicial Council. She was a member of the ACA Taskforce on Revision of the Code of Ethics that produced the 2005 The ACA Code of Ethics. She chaired the groups that developed the 1987 unified Code of Ethics for Professional Rehabilitation Counselors and served on the Task Force that drafted the 2002 CRCC Code of Professional Ethics. Most recently, she was the Chair of the CRCC Task Force on Code Revision that produced the writing of the 2010 Code. She currently serves on the Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) Board of Directors.