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1

Two duty in "danger to others"

Duty to Protect (Tarasoff)
Duty to Report

2

When do I need to contact a potential victim? (Duty to Protect) 2

When a client expresses clear plan/threat of PHYSICAL VIOLENCE (not vandalizing property).
When someone who knows the client share knowledge of a plan.

3

When is "duty to report" triggered?

when a client communicates a "serious threat of physical violence against a reasonably identifiable victim."

4

The duty to report mandates a licensed therapist to report to ? within ? hours

local law enforcement within 24 hours

5

Duty to protect may involve:
-notifying ?
-involuntary/voluntary ?
-? management
-therapeutic intervention

-intended victim and law enforcement
- hospitalization
-medication management

6

If a client threatens school shooting, who would be the potential victims?

school authority

7

If a client makes a vague threat(e.g. I will do whatever it takes), what do I do?

do full/further assessment to get more specifics

8

If a client has HIV/AIDS, does it go under duty to protect?

No.