Privacy & Policy

Confidentiality & Privacy Policy

The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.

Exceptions include:

  • Suspected child abuse or dependant adult or elder abuse, for which I am required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
  • If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
  • If a client intends to harm himself or herself, I will make every effort to enlist their cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, I will take further measures without their permission that are provided to me by law in order to ensure their safety.

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Staten Island, NY Therapist

Michael De Simone, Ph.D,LCSW


Staten Island

175 Burbank Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10306
1-917-301-5962
 

Manhattan

26 West 9th Street, 4D
New York, NY 10011
1-917-301-5962

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