As a professional psychologist, why is it important to keep careful written records of intake reports with clients/patients? Why is it important to include specific and standardized types of information in these written reports? Include a description of the types of information documented in an intake report. Provide specific examples based on hypothetical clients.

As a professional psychologist, why is it important to keep careful written records of intake reports with clients/patients? Why is it important to include specific and standardized types of information in these written reports? Include a description of the types of information documented in an intake report. Provide specific examples based on hypothetical clients.