American Psychological Association (2009)

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Mental health professionals rightfully experience significant anxiety regarding their duty to protect when working with potentially dangerous individuals. This work dispels myths and provides readers with a resource addressing the situations where a duty to protect may apply.
Keywords Mental health personnel Professional ethics  Mental health personnel Legal status, laws, etc  Dangerously mentally ill  Duty to Warn ethics  Duty to Warn legislation & jurisprudence  Dangerous Behavior  Mental Health Services
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Call number RC455.2.E8.D88 2009
ISBN(s) 9781433804120   1433804123
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