Therapist Malpractice Lawyers

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What is Therapist Malpractice?

Therapist malpractice is any departure from the accepted standards of therapy that results in an injury to the patient.  If a therapist acts in a way that falls below the standard of care used by an average therapist, he may be guilty of therapist malpractice. 

How Can I Prove I am a Victim of Therapist Malpractice?

To prove that you have been a victim of therapist malpractice, you must be able to show several things:

What Are Some Common Types of Therapist Malpractice?

Because many therapists hold very strong influence over their patients, their conduct must be particularly cautious.  A seemingly minor error in judgment can make a therapist liable for malpractice.  Some of the most common ways therapists err are:

I Think I Have Been the Victim of Therapist Malpractice.   Should I Consult a Lawyer?

If you think that you are a victim of therapist malpractice, you may want to consult a malpractice lawyer to learn more about your rights.  Malpractice cases can be tricky and an experienced malpractice lawyer can help you determine if you have a strong case.  If necessary, a malpractice lawyer can represent you in court and ensure your rights are protected.

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Last Modified: 08-03-2012 12:24 PM PDT

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