Clients who are court ordered to seek treatment may present unique challenges when counselors are asked to communicate with the criminal justice system. Based upon the readings in this unit:
Identify unique challenges to informed consent and confidentiality that arise when counselors are required to communicate with the courts or law enforcement (probation officers).
Provide a specific example of a court mandated counseling referral you may encounter in a school or mental health setting.
Support your ideas with reference to the professional literature focusing on the articles included in this unit. Follow current APA style and formatting guidelines in your post.