The Essentials of Florida Mental Health Law: A Straightforward Guide for Clinicians of All Disciplines

The Essentials of Florida Mental Health Law: A Straightforward Guide for Clinicians of All Disciplines

by Stephen H. Behnke, Alina M. Perez, Bruce J. Winick
     
 

An indispensable book for both student and practicing clinicians, as well as for lawyers who want a better understanding of this interesting and ever-changing field, The Essentials of Florida Mental Health Law explains in a straightforward and user-friendly manner the laws most relevant to mental health practice in Florida.See more details below

Overview

An indispensable book for both student and practicing clinicians, as well as for lawyers who want a better understanding of this interesting and ever-changing field, The Essentials of Florida Mental Health Law explains in a straightforward and user-friendly manner the laws most relevant to mental health practice in Florida.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393703092
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Series:
Professional Book Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
258
Sales rank:
1,305,482
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.58(d)

Meet the Author

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.

Alina M. Perez, J.D., L.C.S.W., is in private law practice in Miami, Florida.

Bruce J. Winick, J.D., is Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law since 1974, and co-founder of the school of social inquiry known as therapeutic jurisprudence. He has authored and edited numerous books, including most recently, The Right to Refuse Mental Health Treatment and Therapeutic Jurispreudence Applied: Essays on Mental Health Law.

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