Robert M. Solomon, LLB, LLM, is Distinguished University Professor in the Faculty of Law at Western University. He has been involved in research and teaching on healthcare, civil liability and criminal law for more than 46 years. In addition, he has served as a consultant to Health and Welfare Canada, the Law Reform Commission of Canada, the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse, and numerous healthcare agencies. Robert has also presented and written extensively about the increasingly challenging legal environment facing psychotherapists, social workers, nurses, and other mental health professionals. He is the lead author of A Legal Guide for Social Workers, 3rd edition.