Ethical Practice and Confidentiality



http://aft.org.uk
AFT Code of Ethical Practice



The content and details discussed in the session are confidential. However should there be a  safeguarding concern/ concerns regarding risk about the welfare of a family member or another individual, act of terrorism or a court request for information  this confidentiality will be breached.  In these circumstances therapist will discuss these issues first where possible.    

For children who are under 12yrs session notes can be shared with parents who have Parental Responsibility regardless as to who the contract is with. This will be on written request and a fee will be payable

 

     As part of our contract you will be asked for your permission for Joanne King to contact other professionals involved where appropriate.

including school and GP. Should there be any professionals you do not wish her to have contact with then we can discuss this however GP contact is essential.