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Social Workers and Privileged Communication in the Federal Legal System.

Author: Alexander, Rudolph, jr.
Author Background:
Date 7/1/97
Type Journal
Journal Title: Social-Work;
Volume/Pages 42(4)
Subject Matter Native Americans
Abstract Discusses the implications of Jaffee v. Redmond--a case involving privileged communication between counselor and client--for social workers involved in federal and nonfederal cases, for those who practice with Native Americans,and for those who practice in federal prisons. Discusses the positive and the negative implications of the decision.