Confidentiality & Privacy
Confidentiality between a client and psychotherapist is protected by the law. Information cannot be disclosed without prior written permission from the client.
There are some exceptions required by law:
-Suspected child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse.
-If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person.
-If a client intends to harm himself or herself.
Your Privacy Rights may be obtained by going to this website: https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/ocr/privacy/hipaa/npp_layered_hc_provider.pdf