Elisabeth Shaw, BA(Hons) MMgt (Comm) MProfEthics; MCFT, MAPS (CCOUNS; CCLIN) AAFT, is a clinical and counselling psychologist specialising in couple and family therapy in private practice in Drummoyne, NSW. She was previously a Manager & Director of Relationships Australia NSW. Elisabeth consults to many services and practitioners in the public and private sectors in areas of clinical practice, management and supervision. In the last 15 years she has specialised in working with professional ethics, and regularly presents and publishes her work in this area. She is a past chair of the PACFA ethics committee, and current deputy chair of the APS Ethics Committees; a supervisor and consultant with the St James Ethics Centre; writes a column for Psychotherapy in Australia on ethical issues in practice entitled Sacred Cows and Sleeping Dogs, and is co-author with Michael Carroll of Ethical Maturity in the Helping Professions, Making Difficult Life and Work Decisions (2012, Melb.:Psychoz; 2013 JKP:UK).