In-Home and On-Site Counseling
The law protects the relationship between a client and a
psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission. You should be aware, though, that if you use your insurance benefits to pay for all or part of your therapy, some information about your treatment will need to be reported to your insurer.
In addition, there are some special circumstances in which the law requires therapist to break confidentiality.
These exceptions include: ·
- Suspected child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse, for
which I am required by law to report this to the appropriate
- If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s,
I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
- If a client intends to harm himself or herself, I will make every
effort to enlist their cooperation in insuring their safety. If they do
not cooperate, I will take further measures without their
permission that are provided to me by law in order to ensure their
I provide my services to the highest ethical standards and my
relationships with my clients are strictly confidential. As such, I must inform you that the information provided in this website is offered for informational purposes only; it is not offered as and does not constitute professional advice. Replies to e-mail messages will be general in nature and will not form a therapist-client relationship. Be aware that the confidentiality of information sent over the Internet, including e-mail, may not be legally or otherwise protected or secure.
Please feel free to call me at
650-257-5000 or email me
should you have any questions.
In Home & On Site Counseling Services
Serving Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Menlo Park, Atherton,
Stanford, Woodside, Portola Valley, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, and Los Gatos, California