The school counselor will keep information confidential, with some exceptions.
All information will be kept confidential EXCEPT when:The counselor is legally obligated to share information shared by the child that relates to one of the above circumstances to appropriate parties. Information may be shared with parents/guardians, the child’s teacher, and/or administrators or school personnel who work with the child on a need to know basis, so that we may better assist the child as a team. The counselor is legally obligated to share information when requested by the court system.
If you would like me to share information with a third party, such as a community counselor, psychiatrist, social services worker, or pediatrician, you will need to sign an additional release of information form.