Dr. Belle is a licensed psychologist, who practices in the areas of adults and geriatrics. She primarily treats adults for mood and anxiety disorders. She is the only psychologist in her 50-mile radius who accepts the patient’s insurance. She has received an urgent request from a physician to see a 16-year-old girl with depression, anxiety, and self-harming behaviors. What ethical standards apply to this scenario and why?
Anerline, You wrote: “Grief is an intense sorrow that occurs to a person after the death of loved ones.” Can one survive the loss