The psychiatrist's duty to protect.

Abstract

Responding to the California Supreme Court's decision and its related legal obligations in Tarasoff v. Regents of Univ. of California over 30 years ago has become a standard part of mental health practice. This case influenced legal requirements governing therapists' duty to protect third parties in nearly every state in the country. The final ruling in… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1092852914000728

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@article{Knoll2015ThePD, title={The psychiatrist's duty to protect.}, author={James L. Knoll}, journal={CNS spectrums}, year={2015}, volume={20 3}, pages={215-22} }