law protects the relationship between a client and psychotherapist,
and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.
child abuse or dependent abuse, for which a mental health
professional in our office is required by law to report this to
a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, a
mental health professional in our office must notify the police and
inform the intended victim.
a client intends to harm himself or herself, a mental health
professional in our office will make every effort to enlist their
cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, we
will take further measures without their permission that are provided
to us by law in order to ensure their safety.