Yes. Therapy sessions often involve difficult discussions about sensitive issues and are strictly confidential. All personal information relating to your case will be kept in a locked cabinet, or in password protected, encrypted electronic files. Seven years after the closure of your file, all information will be permanently deleted or physically destroyed.
All sessions between us are confidential, and no information will be disclosed to third parties without your prior written consent, unless:
• You, or any family member, presents a risk of harm to themselves or others;
• There is clear evidence that a child under the age of 18 is at risk or has been abused or neglected;
• Information is requested by a Canadian Court of Law in respect of Court proceedings.