Legal and Ethical Issues for Mental Health Clinicians

Best Practices for Avoiding Litigation, Complaints and Malpractice
Susan Lewis
Pesi Publishing & Media 2016
ISBN 9781683730125


Psychologist and attorney Susan J. Lewis, PhD, JD, brings her 25 years of clinical practice and legal expertise directly to you - with practical guidance, strategies, solutions and up-to-date information to help keep you out of court and jail.

Dr. Lewis uses easy-to-understand language to step you through the legalese, highlighted by 30 engaging case examples to illustrate how you can overcome legal and ethical challenges that arise in your practice, including:

* Risk management
* Contracts
* Privileged communication
* Licensing complaints
* Supervision pitfalls
* Rights of minors
* Technology

This go-to resources goes beyond the what and why, focusing on how to protect you and your clients in an increasingly litigious society.

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