Problem

Refusal to provide psychotherapy

Other Names:
Fear of giving psychiatric help
Nature:
Fear of lawsuits by patients and their families reduces the willingness of psychotherapists to offer counselling, particularly if the patient recovers previously repressed childhood memories of parental abuse.
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Date of last update
25.05.1999 – 00:00 CEST