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 we are required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
- If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, we must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
- If a client intends to harm himself or herself, we will make every effort to enlist his or her cooperation in ensuring safety. If the client does not cooperate, we will take further measures without his or her permission that are provided to us by law in order to ensure safety.
We ask that you please give us 24 hours notice if you need to cancel an appointment. When 24 hours are not given, we will need to charge for the full session.