Tag Archives: law and ethics

What is This Thing Called Law? And What Do Lawyers Do?

For much of the public, including nurses, the law seems to be strange, complex, and incomprehensible. Lawyers are Not seen in the best [...]

Laws, Regulations and the Attorney Generals’ Opinions

… There are various kinds of legal authority that affect counselors and therapists. It is important and useful to understand and [...]

Advocacy for Appropriate Healthcare

… Therapists or counselors may sometimes desire to advocate with insurers or HMOs for appropriate health care for their patients, but [...]

Fact of the Relationship

… Care must be taken to protect the confidentiality of not only the records and communications between therapist and patient, but the [...]