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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
History of civil mental disability law Mental disability law and terminology overview Representing clients with mental disabilities and obtaining attorneys' fees Community-based mental health care and protective services Civil incompetency and guardianship Family law and related issues Federal and state disability discrimination statutes: scope of coverage Employment State and local governments and other public services Public accommodations and the private sector Housing and zoning Insurance Disability compensation Health care Education and related issues Income assistance and immigration Confidentiality and privacy Liability and professional concerns Civil commitment Rights in civil mental facilities Admissibility of expert evidence and testimony Mental health diagnoses and assessments Civil incompetency expert testimony Mental disability discrimination testimony Mental impairment and mental injury testimony Mental disability care and treatment testimony Civil dangerousness testimony.
KF3828 .P37 2010
[Washington, DC] : American Bar Association Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law,