22-22-28 Sexual contact by psychotherapist--Felony.
Sexual contact by psychotherapist--Felony.
Any psychotherapist who knowingly
engages in sexual contact, as defined in § 22-22-7.1, with a person who is not his or her spouse and
who is a patient who is emotionally dependent on the psychotherapist at the time of contact, commits
a Class 5 felony. Consent by the patient is not a defense.
Source: SL 1993, ch 178, § 2; SL 2005, ch 120, § 404.