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Landmark Cases in Forensic Psychiatry
Title : Landmark Cases in Forensic Psychiatry
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ISBN : 9780199344659
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 218

Forensic psychiatry (the interface of psychiatry and the law), forensic psychology, and mental health law are growing and evolving subspecialties in their respective larger disciplines. Topics included in these fields include a range as diverse as capital sentencing guidelines, informed consent, and standards of care for mental health treatment. All of these topics need toForensic psychiatry (the interface of psychiatry and the law), forensic psychology, and mental health law are growing and evolving subspecialties in their respective larger disciplines. Topics included in these fields include a range as diverse as capital sentencing guidelines, informed consent, and standards of care for mental health treatment. All of these topics need to be understood and mastered by clinicians, educators, administrators and attorneys working with psychiatric patients. This book brings together concise, comprehensive summaries of the most important "landmark" legal decisions relating to mental healt


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Landmark Cases in Forensic Psychiatry Reviews

  • Nubia

    Easy to read. Not a complete account of the cases but enough info to start.