Permissions

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bullet Ebooks
Initial Sessions: Practical Tools For Better Therapy Outcomes — This one of a kind book for psychotherapists and counselors includes 31 forms for therapists to use in the first sessions with a new client. The forms in the book are designed to help therapists gather appropriate clinical information and set therapeutic goals and strategies, while also attending to the important legal and ethical concerns of operating a clinical practice. Form Type: MSWord (121714) Ebook

bullet Fact Sheets
Principles of Ethical Payment & Billing for Therapist — This fact sheet describes general ethical guidelines for billing and payment for therapeutic services. It includes links to the specific guidelines of various professional organizations. PDF

bullet Forms
Client Emergency Contact Form — This emergency contact form should be filled out by all clients and kept in the client’s record. Form Type: PDF (0515)

Permission To Conduct Video Therapy — Treating clients remotely using video services is not the same as traditional office sessions and clients need to be informed about the difference as well as potential risks. This form can be used by therapists to get informed consent for video therapy sessions. Form Type: MSWord (120914)

Drug Testing Consent Form — This form can be used to obtain consent for drug testing. Type: MSWord (1014)

Permission to Obtain/Release Confidential Information — This form can be used to obtain or release confidential information. The form should can modified to fit the needs of the individual therapist or clinic Type: MSWORD (1014)

Permission to Release or Obtain Client Information — This form can used to obtain or release confidential information. The form should be modified to fit the needs of the individual therapist or clinic. Words or phrases in red must be modified by the individual therapist. Form Type: MSWord (914)

Authorization for Recurring Credit Card Charges — This form can serve as a template for therapists or counselors to use in getting permission to charge their clients by credit card for recurring services. (MSWord)

Permission to Send Mail To Clients — This form can be used to get permission from your clients to mail them at their home address. Receiving mail can be a confidentiality concern for many clients. (MSWord)

Letter of Termination to Client for Non-Payment — This modifiable form can be used as a template when a client must be terminated for non-payment of agreed upon fees. (MSWord)

Letter of Termination to Client for Inappropriate Behavior — This modifiable form can be used as a template when a client must be terminated for significant inappropriate behavior, including threats, stalking, and aggression. (MSWord)

Concerns Checklist - Child — This form outlines possible concerns for a child during counseling. (MSWord)

Clinic Meeting Minutes — This form outlines the minutes in a client meeting. (MSWord)

Authorization to Release Confidential Information to Professionals — This form is used to authorize patients into releasing their confidential information to other professionals. (MSWord)

Appointment Policy — This form outlines your clinic's appointment policy. (Download) #OM1001

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