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Psychological Science Can Improve Diagnostic Decisions
John A. Swets, Robyn M. Dawes, and John Monahan BBN Technologies (emeritus), Cambridge, Massachusetts; Radiology Department, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Department of Health Care Policy,Expand
Better decisions through science.
Limiting therapist exposure to Tarasoff liability: Guidelines for risk containment.
The "duty to protect" third parties, first imposed by the Tarasoff case, has concerned and perplexed clinicians. A series of guidelines is offered for reducing therapist exposure to suit, based onExpand
The Psychology of Law
INTRODUCTION 442 SUBSTANTIVE LAW 443 Competence 443 To consent to treatment ........ ........ ...... 444 To waive rights 445 The Criminal Sanction ... ....... 445 Deterrence ....... ..... ...Expand
Psychology and community change
Reaching the rejects through multifamily group therapy.
Social Science In Law
The community psychologist as social planner
The environmental movement may provide a vehicle by which community psychologists can contribute to large-scale ecological change. This paper uses one outgrowth of the environmental movement--theExpand