The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.
- Suspected abuse or neglect of a child or vulnerable adult, for which I am required by law to report to the appropriate authorities.
- 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 ensuring their safety. With or without such cooperation, I will take further appropriate measures to ensure their safety.