Flashcards in Danger to others (Tarasoff) Deck (3)
What are signs therapists need to look for to report danger to others?
Signs can include the client expressing a clear plan, client alluding to a plan,
someone who knows the client sharing knowledge or concerns of a plan.
What two things are triggered when a client communicates a serious threat of physical violence towards others?
If a client DOES communicates a “serious threat of physical violence against a
reasonably identifiable victim or victims” then two things are triggered: Duty to
Protect and Duty to Report.