CONFIDENTIALITY POLICY - Please be sure to read carefully
The relationship between Psychologist and client is protected by law and unless you consent, your information cannot be shared or otherwise divulged with the exception of the following:
- Suspected child, dependent adult or elder abuse
- Suicidal or homicidal ideation, plan or gesturing, or threats of self-harm or harm to others. When a client poses as a threat to self, if the client does not comply with a safety plan elaborated and accorded in session, it is my obligation to pursue other means to ensure his or her safety. When the client poses as a threat to the safety of another individual or to others, I am obliged by law to inform Police and the intended victim without the client’s permission.