At the beginning, it is suggested that you attend weekly to build rapport with your therapist and to develop an understanding of the issues that need addressing. Many of my clients require time to open up. We decide together when therapy should be reduced or is complete.
Please call for pricing. We accept Blue Cross HMO and are considered out of network for most insurance companies although most PPO’s cover a portion of our fees. At some locations we accept BCBS PPO and BSBC HMO is accepted at all locations.
Within certain limits, information revealed by you during treatment will be kept strictly confidential and will not be revealed to any other person or agency without your written permission. The following are exceptions to this law: With your written consent (or in the case of death or disability, your personal representative, other person authorized to sue, or the beneficiary of a life insurance policy on your life, health or physical condition);
If you reveal the contemplation of a crime or harmful act;
If you are a minor and the victim or subject of a crime I may testify fully upon any examination, trial or other proceeding in which the commission of the crime is the subject of the inquiry;
You waive this privilege by bringing charges against me;
In response to a subpoena from a court of law or the secretary. The secretary may only subpoena records related to a complaint or report under chapter 18.130 RCW; or The abuse of children and adult dependents of developmentally disabled persons.
I may inform you of my actions, although law does not require notice to you.