Wichita, KS asked in Small Claims for Kansas

Q: My therapist is very sexist and told me i was stupid for not meditating. Is there anything i can do?

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Little Neck, NY

A: This seems like something that could be more a personal decision that something for legal analysis. If something is said tongue-in-cheek because it is believed to be beneficial for patients, that's one thing (despite appearing to be a less-than-tactful way to encourage the benefits of meditating). If something is said in an unequivocally offensive manner that would insult a patient's dignity, that's another. You always have the freedom to go with a different therapist. There are very few details here to go by. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

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