ERIC Number: EJ472261
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Mental Health Counseling and the Mandated Client.
Riordan, Richard J.; Martin, Marvin H.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v15 n4 p373-83 Oct 1993
Reviews dynamics of court referral and client behaviors associated with forced mental health counseling. Discusses similarities and differences between voluntary and mandated counseling. Includes suggestions for managing logistics of the mandate and client reluctance. Presents traits of mental health counselors who hope to work successfully with mandated clients. Notes need to pay special attention to motivational issues. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A