It’s a new year, a time to prioritize our goals.
Here’s one for you, if it’s not on your list already: with all the forces that seek to separate us, let’s recommit to preserve and grow our relationships. To that end,
Healthy communication is essential.
As a therapist, you know this well. You take all your patient’s communications seriously – whether in the office or meeting remotely – and strive to preserve their dignity and privacy. Voicemails, appointment calendars, therapy notes – you handle them all with discretion and care.
It’s part of the sacred trust between therapist and client. Private health information (including mental health) must be safeguarded – HIPAA privacy rules make this clear.