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Patients' rights and patients' needs—Are they compatible?

Does the lawyer serve the mental health needs of the patient?

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This paper was presented as part of the panel, “The Lawyer as a Mental Health Professional,” April 1, 1981 at the 58th Annual Meeting of the American Orthopsychiatric Association, Inc.

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Pepper, B., Ryglewicz, H. Patients' rights and patients' needs—Are they compatible?. Psych Quart 54, 177–180 (1982). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01064760

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