When lawyers call clinicians.

  title={When lawyers call clinicians.},
  author={W. H. Reid},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric practice},
  volume={16 4},
Every psychiatrist, psychologist, and psychotherapist gets calls from attorneys from time to time, often with a request involving a patient. Patients sometimes ask their clinicians to become involved in their legal matters. Such calls and requests may sound straightforward, but they are often misleading, incomplete, or misunderstood. One should avoid being… CONTINUE READING