Tag Archives: authorization vs. consent

Treatment of Children – Joint Legal Custody

In the September 2017 issue of this Avoiding Liability Bulletin, I raised a number of questions concerning situations involving the [...]

Consent vs. Authorization

… These two words are often misused and misunderstood, not only by therapists and counselors, but also by state legislation (law) and [...]

Communication With Other Health Professionals

… While much has been written about confidentiality over the years, I was recently reminded of the reality that many licensed mental [...]