On a therapist serving as a witness.

@article{Slovenko2002OnAT,
  title={On a therapist serving as a witness.},
  author={Ralph Slovenko},
  journal={The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law},
  year={2002},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={10-3}
}
  • Ralph Slovenko
  • Published 2002 in
    The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry…
Therapists (as expressed in codes of ethics) and lawyers (law professors aside) have divergent views about a treating therapist’s serving as a witness, be it as a fact witness or as an expert witness. It is discouraged in the standards of ethics of numerous professional organizations, including the American PsychologyLaw Society and the American Board of Forensic Psychology, the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, the Committee on Psychiatry and Law of the Group for the Advancement of… CONTINUE READING