Reported Experiences of Stalking Behavior from Patients towards Psychiatrists from the Atlantic Provinces of Canada

Introduction: Stalking  is  repeated  acts,  experienced  as  unpleasantly  intrusive,  that  creates apprehension  and  can  be  understood  by  reasonably  prudent  persons  as  grounds  for  becoming fearful. Doctors and healthcare professionals are at greater risk than the general population of being stalked, particularly by their patients. Stalking behaviour is particularly significant among psychiatric patients that put mental…
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