• Mental Treatment Issues and Suicide
  • November 25, 2010
  • Law Firm: The Law Offices of Skip Simpson - Frisco Office
  • We are witnessing a surge in the number of malpractice suits filed against mental health professionals. Although a 1983 study found that psychiatrists were seventeen times less likely to be sued than other physicians, this number still represents an increase in the number of such lawsuits, an increase which began in the 1960s and continues to grow ever more rapidly.