Can Mental Health Records Be Used in Court?

Understandably, the idea of one’s private therapy or treatment records being used against them in a legal proceeding can feel terrifying. However, the laws around confidentiality and privileged communication are often more nuanced than commonly

Is Mental and Emotional Abuse Considered a Crime?

When most people hear the term “domestic violence,” images of physically battered victims tend to come to mind. However, domestic violence encompasses much more than just bruises and broken bones, there is also mental and