is of the utmost importance in psychotherapy. It is essential for patients to have a safe and trusting environment within which to work. I try to create an environment that supports, facilitates and encourages honesty, openness and non-judgment.
I abide by all HIPAA
standards as they relate to the confidentiality of Protected Health
Information (see HIPAA link) and by the Code of Ethics of the National Association of Social Workers as well as by all current legal standards.