Rutkow, L., Gable, L., and Links, J.M. (2011). Protecting the Mental Health of First Responders: Legal and Ethical Considerations. (First page only.) Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics.
The authors discuss the ethical and legal issues associated with three key areas in first responder mental health: mental health screening; licensure portability of mental health care providers; and workers’ compensation for mental health claims.