If You Have Insurance
Clients should contact their insurance provide to obtain the following information: Are they covered for behavioral or mental health services and can they see an out of network provider. I will provide you with a monthly superbill and you can return it to your insurance provider to seek reimbursement for services.
The law protects the relationship between therapist and client, therefore information cannot be disclosed to third parties without written permission from the client and/or guardian for children.
Suspected child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse, which I am required by law to report to the designated authorities immediately.
If a client threatens serious bodily harm toward an individual(s), I must notify the police and intended victim(s).
If a client intends to harm himself or herself or discloses that someone is harming them, I will make every effort to obtain cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they are not cooperative, I must take further action without permission provided to me by law in order to ensure their safety.