Psychotherapy and Confidentiality: Testimonial Privileged Communication, Breach of Confidentiality, and Reporting Duties by Ralph Slovenko


  • Author: Ralph Slovenko
  • eBook title: Psychotherapy and Confidentiality: Testimonial Privileged Communication, Breach of Confidentiality, and Reporting Duties
  • Category: Other
  • Subcategory: Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 0398068275
  • ISBN13: 978-0398068271
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Psychotherapy and Confidentiality: Testimonial Privileged Communication, Breach of Confidentiality, and Reporting Duties
Slovenko (law and psychiatry, Wayne State U.) offers a detailed, stimulating discussion of the legal issues connected with physician-patient confidentiality, incorporating quotes, cases, research, and relevant notes. He covers privilege problems; termination of privilege; confidentiality; recordkeeping and accountability; and evidential value of therapist versus forensic expert testimony. The appendix lists statutes on medical and psychotherapy privilege, and oral arguments and the decision in US Supreme Court in Jaffee v. Redmond . Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.


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