Essentials Of California Mental Health by Stephen H BehnkeEssentials Of California Mental Health by Stephen H Behnke

Essentials Of California Mental Health

byStephen H Behnke, Al Et

Hardcover | September 1, 1998

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In The Essentials of California Mental Health Low, Stephen H. Behnke, James J. Preis, and R. Todd Bates explain in a straightforward and user-friendly manner the laws most relevant to mental health practice in California. Both the format and content of this book are designed to remove the mystery and anxiety that many clinicians associate with lawyers, courts, and judges. All in all, this is a book for both student and practicing clinicians, as well as for lawyers who want a better understanding of this interesting and ever-changing field.
Stephen H. Behnke, J.D., Ph.D., is Director of the Program in the Practice of Scientific Investigation at the Harvard Medical School Division of Medical Ethics. He is on the Psychology Faculty of the Massachusetts Mental Health Center, and an Instructor in Psychology in the Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry.
Title:Essentials Of California Mental HealthFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 0.93 inPublished:September 1, 1998Publisher:WW Norton

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ISBN - 10:0393702502

ISBN - 13:9780393702507

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Norton provides a new series of straightforward professional guides setting forth the laws most relevant to mental health practice in the state featured. Each volume in the series explains pertinent legislation and court cases, covering why a law was written, what the law says, and how the law affects clinical practice