Secure online Sessions during Covid-19 social distancing measures

Katherine Tomkinson, M.Sc, RP, RMFT

Katherine Tomkinson, M.Sc, RP, RMFT

Katherine Tomkinson, M.Sc, RP, RMFT Katherine Tomkinson, M.Sc, RP, RMFT

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: 

  1. Suspected child abuse or dependent adult or elder abuse, for which I am required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
  2. If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
  3. 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.


See "Terms of Service" for complete list.

SECURE VIDEO CONFERENCING AND TELEPHONE SESSIONS

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PHIPA COMPLIANT SECURE VIDEOCONFERENCING SESSIONS

Video sessions are conducted via a PHIPA (Personal Health Information Protection Act) compliant videoconferencing platform. Telephone sessions are conducted via a secure landline connection.