Thomas G Gutheil

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Boundaries, blackmail, and double binds: a pattern observed in malpractice consultation
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Helath Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:476-81. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Reflections on coaching by attorneys
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:6-9. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Chronic suicidality in a physician: an alliance yet to become therapeutic
    Bauke Koekkoek
    Altrecht Mental Health Care, Outpatient Community Care, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:195-204. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Reflections on ethical issues in psychopharmacology: an American perspective
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:387-91. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Do forensic practitioners distinguish between testifying and consulting experts? A pilot study
    Thomas Gordon Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:452-5. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Deposition dos and don'ts: strategies for the expert witness
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and the Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, 6 Wellman Street, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 35:947-56. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The problem of evasive testimony: the expert "waffle"
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Bosston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:112-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Common pitfalls in the evaluation of testamentary capacity
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:514-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Narcissistic dimensions of expert witness practice
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:55-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Attorneys' requests for complete tax records from opposing expert witnesses: some approaches to the problem
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, BIDMC Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:518-22. 2006

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Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Boundaries, blackmail, and double binds: a pattern observed in malpractice consultation
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Helath Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:476-81. 2005
    ..The patient's high functioning appeared to cause the therapists to underestimate the severity of the patients' disturbances. Drawing on forensic experience, the author analyses the cases and suggests risk management approaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reflections on coaching by attorneys
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:6-9. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Chronic suicidality in a physician: an alliance yet to become therapeutic
    Bauke Koekkoek
    Altrecht Mental Health Care, Outpatient Community Care, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:195-204. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Reflections on ethical issues in psychopharmacology: an American perspective
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:387-91. 2012
    ..This review then provides some risk management principles, and concludes that such a review, though not comprehensive, may serve to open questions that are not always considered by clinicians...
  5. doi request reprint Do forensic practitioners distinguish between testifying and consulting experts? A pilot study
    Thomas Gordon Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:452-5. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Deposition dos and don'ts: strategies for the expert witness
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and the Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, 6 Wellman Street, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 35:947-56. 2012
    ..The article emphasizes tricks and traps used by the deposing attorney and how to avoid them...
  7. ncbi request reprint The problem of evasive testimony: the expert "waffle"
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Bosston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:112-7. 2007
    ..quot; This review notes some examples of this phenomenon and attempts to categorize them in a meaningful way. An ancillary goal of this discussion may be to aid experts in focusing their answers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Common pitfalls in the evaluation of testamentary capacity
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:514-7. 2007
    ..Forensic experience reveals that a series of common pitfalls awaits the unwary witness. This brief review identifies the more common pitfalls and suggests how to avoid them...
  9. ncbi request reprint Narcissistic dimensions of expert witness practice
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:55-8. 2005
    ..The article closes with recommendations for resisting narcissistic pitfalls and achieving the egoless state...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attorneys' requests for complete tax records from opposing expert witnesses: some approaches to the problem
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, BIDMC Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:518-22. 2006
    ..The different issues, statutes, and case law citations that bear on requests for tax records are reviewed, and the strategies for coping with this tactic are suggested...
  11. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Tarasoff duties arising from a forensic independent medical examination
    Thomas G Gutheil
    6 Wellman Street, Brookline MA 02446, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:57-60. 2010
    ..This article analyzes that question and provides suggestions for how to respond to a perceived duty...
  12. ncbi request reprint Suicide, suicide litigation, and borderline personality disorder
    Thomas G Gutheil
    The Department of Psychiatry and Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:248-56. 2004
    ..First, we consider the theory, practice, and psychology of malpractice litigation itself in relation to suicide. Second, we describe how those basic principles apply to patients with borderline personality disorder...
  13. ncbi request reprint The history of forensic psychiatry
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:259-62. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Abandonment of patients in split treatment
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:175-9. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Systems, sensitivity, and "sorry"
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:101-2. 2006
    ..Patients suffering adverse outcomes are described as needing acknowledgment, remorse, and remedy. Apologizing and informing patients or families about what actually happened are important risk management approaches...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pejorative testimony about opposing experts and colleagues: "fouling one's own nest"
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:26-30. 2006
    ..This requirement poses some common problems that have not been well discussed in the literature. This article addresses some of those problems and suggests some useful solutions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Non-sexual boundary crossings and boundary violations: the ethical dimension
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, 74 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:585-92. 2002
    ..Clinicians should be aware of the ethical underpinnings of sound therapeutic techniques that manifest respect for the patient...
  18. ncbi request reprint "The whole truth" versus "the admissible truth": an ethics dilemma for expert witnesses
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:422-7. 2003
    ..Recommendations are provided for experts, to preserve the truth in the adversary system...
  19. ncbi request reprint A pilot Rasch scaling of lawyers' perceptions of expert bias
    Frank M Dattilio
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:482-91. 2006
    ..A discussion of the results raises the need for future research in this area...
  20. ncbi request reprint Expert witness perceptions of bias in experts
    Michael Lamport Commons
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:70-5. 2004
    ..Experts otherwise thought other experts were reasonably bias free and well able to compensate for any bias when it occurred. The data suggest that experts may deal with bias by turning down cases that may cause them personal discomfort...
  21. ncbi request reprint "Just say no": experts' late withdrawal from cases to preserve independence and objectivity
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:390-4. 2004
    ..The authors examine the foundations of such a right, the potential obstacles to exercising it, the factors that might enter into such a decision, and the possible consequences of late withdrawal...
  22. ncbi request reprint This couldn't happen to me: boundary problems and sexual misconduct in the psychotherapy relationship
    Donna M Norris
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, 74 Fernwood Road, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:517-22. 2003
    ..Consultation and education-for students and for clinicians at all levels of experience-and effective supervision are reviewed as approaches to boundary problems...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perceptions of boundaries in Brazil and the United States
    Patrice Marie Miller
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:33-42. 2006
    ..The U.S. and Brazilian perceptions were found to be surprisingly similar, with only a few differences...
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric expert witnesses in the new millennium
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 6 Wellman Street, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:823-32, ix. 2006
    ..We expect extreme expansion of hard sciences in relation to understanding psychopathology...
  25. ncbi request reprint Harassment and intimidation of forensic psychiatrists: an update
    Donna M Norris
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 26:437-45. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Avoiding ipse dixit mislabeling: post-Daubert approaches to expert clinical opinions
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:205-10. 2003
    ..The article assumes a general familiarity among forensic readers with the Federal Rules of Evidence and the recent series of Supreme Court decisions in this area...
  27. ncbi request reprint Telephone scatologia. Comorbidity with other paraphilias and paraphilia-related disorders
    Marilyn Price
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 25:37-49. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint An expert who listened to a telephonic deposition without announcing his presence
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:569; author reply 569-70. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the practice patterns of forensic psychiatry experts
    Marilyn Price
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:250-8. 2004
    ..When subjects were asked to comment on whether they thought that gender was a factor in the selection of a forensic expert, 80 percent of the women, but only 41 percent of the men, believed that gender was a consideration...
  30. ncbi request reprint "The wrong handle": flawed fixes of medicolegal problems in psychiatry and the law
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:432-6. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Posttermination boundary issues
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Am J Psychiatry 159:878; author reply 878. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Paraforensic aspects of expert witness practice
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:356-8. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint The whole truth versus the admissible truth
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:340. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychiatrists as expert witnesses
    Thomas G Gutheil
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2141. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Countering countertransference, II: beyond evaluation to cross-examination
    S Pirzada Sattar
    Omaha Veterans Administration Medical Center, 4101 Woolworth Ave, Room 116A, Omaha, NE 68105, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:148-54. 2004
    ..The authors delineate the complexities of the term as related to forensic psychiatry and consider modified terms to provide a better explanation of these concepts in forensic contexts...
  36. ncbi request reprint Stress and the forensic psychiatrist: a pilot study
    Larry H Strasburger
    Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:18-26. 2003
    ..An awareness of these matters may give guidance to people who are considering becoming forensic psychiatrists and may facilitate the management of stress...
  37. ncbi request reprint Robert I. Simon, MD: Of psychiatry, law, and books
    Liza H Gold
    Program in Psychiatry and Law, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:9-13. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Patients with boundary issues
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:131. 2006
  39. ncbi request reprint Attorney abuses of Daubert hearings: junk science, junk law, or just plain obstruction?
    Thomas G Gutheil
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:150-2. 2005