Tag Archives: patient treatment records

Licensing Boards-It IS About Enforcement!

On occasion, a licensed mental health practitioner may be contacted by the investigative arm of the licensing board and a request may [...]

Child Abuse Reporting-Signed Statement Required?

State law (likely part of the child abuse reporting law) may require persons who enter employment as a “health practitioner” to sign a [...]

Patient Treatment Records and Ownership

… One of the common questions asked is who is the owner of treatment records kept by therapists or counselors? The question is asked [...]

Keeping Treatment Records

The often-asked question of mental health practitioners is: For how long should I keep patient treatment records before destroying [...]