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Author Malley, Patrick B

Title Legal and Ethical Dimensions for Mental Health Professionals
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013

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Description 1 online resource (353 pages)
Contents Cover; LEGAL AND ETHICAL DIMENSIONS FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS; Copyright; TABLE OF CONTENTS; PREFACE; Part A HISTORICAL AND HELPING PERSPECTIVES; Chapter 1 THE MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL IN A HISTORICAL CONTEXT; EARLY HISTORICAL ROOTS; THE SOMATOGENIC HYPOTHESIS; THE PSYCHOGENIC HYPOTHESIS; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Chapter 2 IN A HELPING CONTEXT; THE HELPING RELATIONSHIP; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Part B ETHICAL AND LEGAL DIMENSIONS; Chapter 3 IN AN ETHICAL CONTEXT; ETHICAL CODES; ETHICAL PRINCIPLES; ETHICAL THEORY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS
ETHICAL VIRTUESLEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Chapter 4 IN A LEGAL CONTEXT; LEGAL TERMINOLOGY AND LAWS; THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP; ELEMENTS OF MALPRACTICE; PREPARING FOR THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP; IMPLEMENTING THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Part C MULTICULTURAL CONTEXT; Chapter 5 THE MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL IN A MULTICULTURAL CONTEXT; CHANGING DEMOGRAPHICS; MULTICULTURAL TERMINOLOGY; DEFINITIONS OF MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING; VALUES AND MULTICULTURALISM; THE CULTURALLY SKILLED COUNSELOR; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS
Part D RELATIONSHIPS WITH SPECIAL POPULATIONSChapter 6 CLIENTS WHO ARE DANGEROUS TO THEMSELVES OR OTHERS; THE CLIENT WHO IS POTENTIALLY HARMFUL TO SELF; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS CLIENT; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE CLIENT WITH AIDS; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Chapter 7 SEXUAL ABUSE AND HOMOSEXUALITY; THE ABUSED CHILD; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; ADULT SURVIVORS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE THERAPIST -ABUSED CLIENT; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE HOMOSEXUAL CLIENT; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS
Chapter 8 OTHER SPECIAL RELATIONSHIPSTHE SPIRITUAL CLIENT; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE CLIENT WHO IS A CONSULTEE; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE CLIENT WHO IS A MINOR; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE CLIENT IN MANAGED CARE; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; THE SUBSTANCE-ABUSING CLIENT; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Part E CONSIDERATIONS IN SCHOOLS, GROUPS, MARRIAGES, AND FAMILIES; Chapter 9 THE MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL IN THE SCHOOL; THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR; SPECIAL ISSUES; STUDENT REFERRAL; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Chapter 10 IN A GROUP CONTEXT
GROUP COUNSELINGGROUP THEORIES; CHARACTERISTICS OF GROUP LEADERS; COMPETENCY AND THE GROUP LEADER; CONFIDENTIALITY; PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATION; ETHICAL GUIDELINES FOR GROUP COUNSELORS; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Chapter 11 IN A MARRIAGE AND FAMIL Y CONTEXT; MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY; DETERMINING WHO THE CLIENT IS; BIASES; CONFIDENTIALITY; PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATION AND INFORMED CONSENT; THERAPISTS AND THE LAW; TRAINING ISSUES; SUMMARY; LEARNING FACILITATION AND FOCUS; Part F CONSIDERATIONS IN TRAINING; Chapter 12 IN A TRAINING CONTEXT; TRAINING AND ETHICS; SUPERVISION
Summary The legal system's impact and influence on the mental health profession has never been greater. Whether as a witness, plaintiff, or defendant, it is likely that a professional will have some kind of interaction with the law at least once in his/her career. More than ever, it is essential that psychologists, social workers, and counselors have a working knowledge of the legal and ethical mandates to which they will be held accountable. Legal and Ethical Dimensions for Mental Health Professionals is a complete guide to the law and ethics as they relate to clinical practice. These
Notes Dismissal processes in training
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Subject Mental health personnel -- Professional ethics
Mental health personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Psychotherapists -- Professional ethics.
Psychiatric ethics.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Business Ethics.
Mental health personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Mental health personnel -- Professional ethics
Psychiatric ethics
Psychotherapists -- Professional ethics
Form Electronic book
Author Deklewa, Eileen Petty
ISBN 9781135058586
113505858X