Privacy and Practice Policy
Information gathered as part of the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a client's mental health condition, will remain confidential.
It is however, important to know there are exceptions in which all clinicians are mandated (by law) to break confidentiality. This is necessary when:
a person is at risk of harming themselves or others
client records are subpoenaed by a court of law.
a child is at risk of harm
Your counsellor is required to report back to your referring doctor after your initial appointment, sixth session, tenth session, or at the time of completion of treatment.
Evolving Minds feels it is important to work with your medical team and take an integrative approach when working with your care team.