1.67.You are a psychotherapist practicing in San Francisco.You are concerned because a patient has just expressed a fairly detailed plan to kidnap,mutilate,and kill a coworker.Under California law,you have a duty to _______ the potential victim,which may include actions like hospitalizing the potentially dangerous patient.
1.68.A dilemma for mental health professionals involves whether they should tell their clients that they must break confidentiality in cases of
B)plans for divorce.
1.69.The legal case of Tarasoff v.Regents of the University of California (1976)established that therapists must
A)refrain from having sex with their clients.
B)report suspected cases of child abuse.
C)notify police of a patient's imminent suicide attempt.
D)warn potential victims of a patient's intent to harm them.
1.70.Subsequent California court decisions have extended the Tarasoff decision to the duty to