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Privacy & Policy

Confidentiality & Privacy Policy

The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.

Exceptions include:

  • Suspected child abuse, dependant adult abuse, or elder abuse, for which therapists are required by law to report to appropriate authorities.
  • If a client threatens serious bodily harm to another person/s, therapists must notify the police and inform the intended victim. 
  • If a client intends to harm himself or herself, therapists make every effort to enlist their cooperation in ensuring their safety. If a clients does not cooperate, therapists take further measures without client permission provided by law in order to ensure client safety.