ARE THESE SERVICES CONFIDENTIAL?
Your provider will always keep everything you say to him or her confidential, with the following exceptions:
You direct your provider to tell someone else and you sign a “HIPAA Authorization and Release of Information” form;
Your provider determines that you are a danger to yourself or to others;
You report information about the abuse of a child, an elderly person, or a disabled individual who may require protection; or
Your provider is ordered by a judge or by law to disclose information.
If such situation arises, your provider will make every effort to fully discuss it with you before taking any action and will limit disclosure to what is necessary.
HIPPA Notice of Privacy Practices can be found here.