Confidentiality & Privacy Policy

Mindful Heart Counseling Center

San Luis Obispo, CA

Mindful Heart Counseling Center

Heart Centered Therapy for

Adults & Couples


(805) 835-1222


                                               

                      

This is a summary of the policy for therapists at Mindful Heart Counseling Center in San Luis Obispo. The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.

Exceptions include:

  • Suspected child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse, for which we are required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
  • If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, we must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
  • If a client intends to harm himself or herself, we will make every effort to enlist their cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, we will take further measures without their permission that are provided to us by law in order to ensure their safety.


If you have any questions regarding this Policy, please let us know at (805) 835-1222.