Tag Archives: HIPAA Privacy Act

Insurance Company Records Request

It seems that requests by insurance companies or contractors for insurance companies for copies [...]

HIPAA Regulations and Your Practice

The health and privacy rule is part of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of [...]

Records – Removal of Information From File

Does the therapist or counselor ever (under any circumstances) have a right or is it ever [...]

Consent vs. Authorization

… These two words are often misused and misunderstood, not only by therapists and counselors, but [...]


On March 16, 2006 the final rule on Enforcement under HIPAA became effective. This enforcement [...]


… While confidentiality is generally considered to be a cornerstone of psychotherapy, most mental [...]