CONFIDENTIALITY & PRIVACY POLICIES
The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without prior written consent.
- Suspected child abuse or dependant adult or elder abuse, which we are required by law to report to the appropriate authorities immediately.
- If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person(s), we must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
- If a client intends to harm himself or herself, we must make every effort to enlist their cooperation in insuring their safety. However, if they refuse to cooperate, we must take further measures in order to ensure their safety.