Good Forensic Habits for your Practice
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 5, Number 11, November 2007
Topics: Practice Tools and Tips
When it comes to legal issues, prevention is by far the best medicine. In this article, we will talk about good forensic habits that will protect you from certified letters signed by attorneys. Much of this advice is gleaned from that classic textbook, Clinical Handbook of Psychiatry and the Law (Gutheil and Appelbaum, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 3rd ed., 2000).