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; I am required by law to report to the appropriate authorities immediately.
- If you are threatening serious bodily harm to another person(s, I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
- If you intend to harm yourself, I will make every effort to enlist your cooperation in ensuring your safety. If you do not cooperate, I will take further measures without your permission that are provided to me by law in order to ensure your safety.