What Happens to Confidentiality When the Government Enters the Treatment Room via the PATRIOT Act, HIPAA, and Managed Care?

  • Carole Bender
Part of the Essential Clinical Social Work Series book series (ECSWS)


The world irrevocably changed for Americans on September 11, 2001, the infamous day when terrorists hijacked three civilian airliners, crashing into and destroying the World Trade Center towers and damaging the Pentagon. The third airplane self-destructed in Pennsylvania before it could reach the White House.


Ethical Attitude Treatment Room Professional Code Ethical Space World Trade Center Tower 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Social Welfare Center on Child WelfareUCLA Luskin School of Public AffairsLos AngelesUSA

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