Tag Archives: reporting patient threats

Dangerous Patients

Are you permitted or required to warn when the patient threatens serious and imminent harm to [...]

Dangerous Patients and the “Tarasoff Duty”

… Wow - what a problem exists in California! Therapists are in somewhat of a precarious situation [...]

Dangerous Patients and the Therapist’s Duty

… In a previous issue of the Avoiding Liability Bulletin, under the heading of Dangerous Patients [...]

The Dangerous Patient

... The topic of dangerous patient bears revisiting from time to time, both because there are new [...]

The Dangerous Patient – Again!

… Two separate events spurred me to once again write about this topic. First, the Governor of [...]

Preventing Gun & Other Violence…The Dangerous Patient

With the President, Vice-President, and Congress focusing on the prevention of gun violence as a [...]