ERIC Number: EJ383618
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Mastering the Law of Privileged Communication: A Guide for Social Workers.
Perlman, Gail L.
Social Work, v33 n5 p425-29 Sep-Oct 1988
Discusses the increasing legal regulation of social workers' professional obligation to client confidentiality which means that social workers no longer can rely solely on an ethical commitment to maintaining client privacy. Contends social workers must learn to read and interpret applicable statutes and court decisions both for protection of clients and for self-protection. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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