Client Bill of Rights

 

If you decide to become my client, you are entitled to the following rights:

 

  • To expect that I have met the minimum qualifications of training and experience required by state law.

  • To examine public records maintained by the Board and to have the Board confirm my credentials;

  • To obtain a copy of the Code of Ethics;

  • To report complaints to the Board;

  • To be informed of the cost of professional services before receiving the services;

  • To be assured of privacy and confidentiality while receiving services as defined by rule or law, including the following exceptions:

  1. Reporting suspected child abuse;

  2. Reporting imminent danger to the client or others;

  3. Reporting information required in court proceedings or by client’s insurance company or other relevant agencies;

  4. Providing information concerning licensee case consultation or supervision; and

  5. Defending claims brought by the client against me.

  • To be free from being the object of discrimination because of of age, color, culture, disability, ethnicity, national origin, gender, race religion, sexual orientation, marital status, or socioeconomic status.