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Title Texas law for the social worker : a 2016 sourcebook / edited by Vicki Hansen and J. Ray Hays
Edition Fourth edition
Published Austin, TX : NASW Texas Chapter, [2016]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Occupations Code : social workers -- Administrative Code -- Civil Practice and Remedies Code -- Code of Criminal Procedure -- Education Code -- Family Code -- Government Code -- Health and Safety Code -- Human Resources Code -- Insurance Code -- Local Government Code -- Occupations Code : other -- Penal Code -- Probate Code -- DSHS rider 19 -- Confidentiality of psychotherapy notes : (Jaffee vs. Redmond) -- Duty to warn/protect : (Thapar vs. Zezulka) -- Derived judicial immunity & duty to report : (B.K. vs. Cox) -- Confidentiality of a child's mental health records : (Abrams vs. Jones) -- HIPAA : Texas law and the Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act -- Services outside of agency : conflict of interest? -- Court-ordered social studies on personal time -- Political activities of state social workers -- Discretion for reporting sexual abuse -- Disclosure under subpoena -- Parent's access to school counseling records -- Sex offender treatment license necessary? -- Grandparent access to children and records -- Reporting abuse during childhood of now-adult patient -- Reporting of alleged child abuse -- Using advocates in school for counseling
Summary "Provides social workers with key legal and policy issues specific to the state of Texas, including statutes (up through the 83rd Texas Legislative Session), case law, Attorney General Opinions and Open Records Opinions, the Social Work Practice Act, and the National Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics. Fourth edition"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Social workers -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Texas
LAW -- Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice.
Social workers -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Hansen, Vicki, 1952- editor.
Hays, J. Ray (James Ray), 1942- editor.
National Association of Social Workers. Texas Chapter.
LC no. 2016014295
ISBN 9781886298736