What is an ethical dilemma that you have faced in your work or what is an ethical dilemma that you have seen in the media? How was the ethical dilemma addressed? What ethical principles (APA and AASP) apply to the situation? Cite specific ethical codes that apply. Knowing what you know now, would you have addressed the ethical dilemma in the same way or not? Why? What do you see as the biggest challenge for you in working with athletes/performers and practicing sport psychology?
An ethical dilemma or ethical paradox is a decision-making problem between two possible moral imperatives, neither of which is unambiguously acceptable or preferable. The complexity arises out of the situational conflict in which obeying would result in transgressing another. The media sometimes is face with ethical dilemma in which they have to decide whether to give live coverage to an event like protests and picketing or not. If they cover it, they may be accused of promoting incitement and if they don’t, they get accused of failing in their journalistic responsibility.