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Author Saks, Elyn R., 1955-

Title Informed consent to psychoanalysis : the law, the theory, and the data / Elyn R. Saks, Shahrokh Golshan
Edition First edition
Published New York : Fordham University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 127 pages)
Series Psychoanalytic interventions
Psychoanalytic interventions.
Contents Law and literature on informed consent -- Analysis of the concept of informed consent : the theory -- Empirical study : methods and results -- Empirical study : discussion -- Limitations of our study and directions for future research -- Afterword : our own view
Summary "This book examines informed consent to psychoanalysis. It reviews the law. It examines informed consent as a theoretical matter: e.g., is it possible, is it countertherapeutic? It reports on a survey of analysts. The goal is to shed psychoanalytic light on a concept which has changed the delivery of healthcare"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Informed consent (Medical law) -- United States.
Psychotherapy -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Empirical Research.
Informed Consent -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Psychoanalytic Theory.
Psychoanalytic Therapy -- legislation & jurisprudence.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Golshan, Shahrokh.
LC no. 2012034687
ISBN 082324976X (hardback ; alk. paper)
0823249778 (paperback; alk. paper)
0823250504 (electronic bk.)
9780823249763 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9780823249770 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780823250509 (electronic bk.)