During the initial contact the counsellor will be required to collect and record relevant personal information. This is kept highly confidential. Notes are taken during the session and kept confidentially.
All information will be kept confidential unless:
a) Subpoenaed by a court.
b) Information disclosed that places yourself or another at risk.
c) Your signed consent will be required before:
Discussing with another person such as parent, doctor or employer, or
Providing a written report to another professional agency, or
Referring to another agency