Therapist dating clients

09 Feb

His myopic focus on his own convenience ended up costing him dearly.

Consider these scenarios: With the exception of boundary violations that clearly violate any standard of care, ethics codes cannot possibly give specific guidance when it comes to mandating appropriate ways to socially interact with counseling and psychotherapy clients across all possible situations.

Many boundary crossings can involve no ethical transgressions and even prove beneficial to the client.

In the meantime, clients-in-waiting have an agreed upon appointment obligation altered.

One can feel sympathy for the distraught mother, but the matter does not qualify as an emergency.

The therapist refused politely, noting he had to get home to his family.But now the client, who later became a stalker, knew where he lived.