The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.
- Suspected child abuse or dependant adult or elder abuse, for which I am required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
- If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
- If a client intends to harm himself or herself, I will make every effort to enlist their cooperation in insuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, I will take further measures without their permission that are provided to me by law in order to ensure their safety.
I have a sound-secured office in a suite where there are a variety of different businesses, so no one is the wiser as to why you are there. I consistently endeavor to begin and end sessions on time, so if you arrive promptly for your scheduled appointment, there is little or no wait time.