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Author Hedges, Lawrence E.

Title Facing the challenge of liability in psychotherapy : practicing defensively / Lawrence E. Hedges ; with specialty contributions by Steven Frankel ... [and others]
Edition Second edition
Published Lanham, Md. : Jason Aronson, [2007]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  KN 33.33 Hed/Ftc 2007  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 266 pages ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents Facing the challenge : practicing defensively -- Practicing defensively : basic terms and concepts -- Practicing defensively : psychotherapy practice issues -- Practicing defensively : complex treatment issues -- Minding the mind business -- Therapeutic hot spots : boundaries, dual relationships, and recovered memories -- Linkng infantile trauma, terrifying transferences, and false accusations -- False accusations and where they come from -- Defending against complaints by state licensing boards / Pamela Ann Thatcher -- The highest risk cases for clinicians who work with children : high-conflict divorce/custody cases / Steven Frankel -- Ethical risks in child custody : where is the Wizard of Oz when you need him? / Ira R. Gorman -- The two Ewing cases and Tarasoff / David G. Jensen -- Guidelines for compliance with federal HIPAA laws for mental health practitioners -- Practicing defensively
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-256) and index
Subject Psychotherapists -- Malpractice -- United States.
Psychotherapy -- United States.
LC no. 2006018089
ISBN 9780765703866 cloth alkaline paper
0765703866 cloth alkaline paper