9781931846035

A Marriage and Family Therapist's Guide to Ethical and Legal Practice

Therapy, American Association for Marriage and Family

ISBN 10: 1931846030 / 1-931846-03-0
ISBN 13: 9781931846035
Publisher: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
Publication Date: 1998
Binding: Softcover
About this title:
Synopsis:
This handy reference booklet discusses the most common legal and ethical issues that arise in marriage and family therapy practices such as subpoenas; child abuse reporting; documentation and informed consent. It also explores current hot topics such as false memory debate; confidentiality in the electronic age; and sexual attraction in the therapeutic relationship.

About the Author:
The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) is the professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy. We represent the professional interests of more than 23,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the world.

Since our founding in 1942, the AAMFT has been involved with the problems, needs and changing patterns of couples and family relationships. The association leads the way to increasing understanding, research and education in the field of marriage and family therapy, and ensuring that the public's needs are met by trained practitioners. The AAMFT provides individuals with the tools and resources they need to succeed as marriage and family therapists.


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