The NADSP Code of Ethics®

Developed by the NADSP, the Code is intended to serve as a straightforward and relevant guide for DSPs as they resolve the ethical dilemmas they face every day, and encourages them to achieve the highest ideals of the profession.

Code of Ethics
  • Use the order form to request Code of Ethics Wallet Cards, Posters, Brochures and our new Wristbands (not shown). Brochures provide the entire text of the Code; poster and wallet card provide a quick-reference version.

NEW PRODUCT – NADSP Code of Ethics Wallpaper for your Desktop
Download a version of the NADSP Code of Ethics Desktop Wallpaper designs. It’s a great way to share the Code of Ethics in your organization and keep them at your fingertips! We’ve created two different sizes that will  fit most computer screens; 1680x1050, 1280x1024. Enjoy and share with your colleagues!

  • To dowload the 1680 x 1050 Desktop Wallpaper click here.
  • To dowload the 1280 x 1024 Desktop Wallpaper click here.



  • Introducing a new training opportunity for direct support professionals. The NADSP now offers "Doing the Right Thing When Nobody is Looking" - A One Day Exploration into The Code of Ethics!  Click here for more information.


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