Legal Question in Medical Malpractice in Virginia

Can a substance abuse counselor at a methadone clinic be the counselor for both a husband and wife, especially if the couple is seperated? If the counselor breaks confidentiality are there any legal actions that can be made?

Asked on 3/01/12, 4:02 pm

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Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law
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Yes, if the policy of the local clinic allows for that (my opinion).

No, I would very much doubt it.

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Answered on 3/01/12, 5:05 pm

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