Subpoenas - Request for Records & How to Handle Them
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Subpoenas & How to Handle Them
Table Of Contents
- Subpoenas And How to Handle Them: Guidelines for Psychotherapists and Counselors, By Dr. O. Zur
- Protecting patient privacy when the court calls, Includes 6 strategies for dealing with subpoenas, APA Monitor, 2016
- Subpoenas & How to Handle Them, By Dr. O. Zur
- Strategies for Private Practitioners Coping With Subpoenas or CompelledTestimony for Client Records or Test Data Committee on Legal Issues, American Psychological Association. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice 2006, Vol. 37, No. 2, 215–222.
- Subpoenas And How to Handle Them
- 10 Tips for Responding to a Records Request
- Subpoenas & How to Handle Them
- Patriot Act, Confidentiality & Subpoenas
- Instructions for Responding to Subpoena, U. of CA
- APA 2007 Record Keeping Guidelines
- Guidelines for Psychologists Who Receive a Subpoena for Their Records by Jack S. Annon
- Patriot Act, Confidentiality & Subpoenas: Therapist as Informer, By Dr. O. Zur
- Rethinking your record keeping approach in the wake of Risk Adjustments Audits under ACA
- Recommendations for members who have received Inovalon audit requests for Anthem BCBS and other companies
- 10 Tips for Responding to a Records Request, By Barbara Griswold, LMFT (June 20, 2016)
- Borkosky, B. G. (2016). “Coping with subpoenas”: No longer consistent with law, ethics, or social policy. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 47(3), 250-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pro0000091
- Borkosky, B., & Smith, D. M. (2015). The risks and benefits of disclosing psychotherapy records to the legal system: What psychologists and patients need to know for informed consent. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 42, 19-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2015.08.003
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- Hecker, L. L., & Edwards, A. B. (2014). The impact of HIPAA and HITECH: New standards for confidentiality, security, and documentation for marriage and family therapists. The American Journal of Family Therapy, 42(2), 95-113. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01926187.2013.792711
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- Johnson, R. S., & Schouten, R. (2017). Confidentiality and testimonial privilege. In R. Schouten, (Ed.), Mental health practice and the law. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
- Luepker, E. T. (2012). Psychotherapists and records in the legal system. In Record keeping in psychotherapy and counseling: Protecting confidentiality and the professional relationship (2nd Ed.). New York, NY: Routledge.
- Pope, K. S., & Vasquez, M. J. (2016). Ethics in psychotherapy and counseling: A practical guide. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons.
- Scott, J., Boylan, J. C., & Jungers, C. M. (2013). Practicum and internship: Textbook and resource guide for counseling and psychotherapy. New York, NY: Routledge.
- Sullivan, J. M., & Akai, S. (2017). The play therapist in the courtroom: Preparing yourself and your client for court. (pp. 345-366). In R. L. Steen (Ed.), Emerging research in play therapy, Child counseling, and consultation (pp. 345-366). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.