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ERIC Number: EJ408174
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Counseling Suicidal Teens: A Duty to Warn and Protect.
Sheeley, Vernon Lee; Herlihy, Barbara
School Counselor, v37 n2 p89-97 Nov 1989
Attempts to clarify the legal issues involved in the duty of school counselors to warn and protect when counseling suicidal youths (unemancipated minors) and offers some guidelines on how to prevent legal vulnerability. Considers the liability crisis, standard of care, the right to privacy, and the balance between confidentiality and the duty to warn. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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