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testified that because of the particularly sensitive nature of the relationship between a mental health provider and a patient, including the emotional dependence of the patient on the provider, a sexual relationship between a mental health provider and a patient is very likely to harm the patient.
The Fair feathers the higher focus, emotional dependence and economic correlation, named as "Three Highs".
Woodhouse: in terms of emotional dependence her father has long been what social workers call "a case," even though, in conversation, he routinely assumes a carer's concern for everybody's health and comfort.
On the subject of relations with third parties, the AMA is more circumspect, emphasizing the consideration of additional factors such as the nature of patients' medical problem, length of relationship, degree of the third party's emotional dependence on the physician, and the importance of the clinical encounter to the third party and the patient.
Liverpool Crown Court Judge David Swift said: "It appears you developed some emotional dependence, believing you were in love with this girl.
Maybe it was the burden of our emotional dependence on her, or the effort of the exuberance she packed into expressing her love for us: she had aged - and suddenly we found the roles reversed.
Distance accentuated Prendergast's economic and emotional dependence on his three expatriate children.
One participant described the relationship between emotional dependence and sex for adolescent women confronted with a multitude of problems in different domains of their life in the following way:
As fears for her own fulfillment grow, so does her emotional dependence on her frustrated beau.