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.
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
25.05.1999 – 00:00 CEST