In Case of an Emergency:If you are having an emergency and I am not available at that time, since I may not be available 24/7, call the Hot-Line 911. If you are feeling suicidal, do not call me, instead, it is your responsibility to seek out help immediately. Go to your nearest emergency room or call 911. If there is an emergency and I become concerned about your personal safety, I may need to contact someone close to you, perhaps a relative, spouse, or close friend. I may also need to contact this person, or the authorities, if I become concerned about your harming someone else, especially children or the elderly.
Phone Messages:I check my messages at least once each day. I will attempt to return any message you leave for me within 24 hours of getting it. Routine messages left on Saturday or Sunday will be returned on Monday. I am not available by phone after 7 pm or before 9 am. There will be a charge for lengthy phone consultations.
E-mail:Please feel free to communicate with me about routine matters by e-mail. My e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.comI typically check my e-mail every 1-3 days, so if your matter needs more timely attention, please call instead. I will do the best I can to assure your confidentiality through e-mail, but due to viruses, hackers, etc, no e-mail correspondence can be guaranteed to be confidential. So do not send any information that you would consider to be sensitive information through e-mail.
Questions:Please feel free to ask any questions you have about therapy at any time. Should you If you have a question regarding the counselling services I offer, need help locating a therapist, or have feedback for me, please reach me directly. ---------------------------------------------------------------- For Therapists, Counselors, Psychologists, and Clinics:
If you are a professional counselor, therapist, or psychologist or you represent a treatment facility and wish to contact me, either call: 847.980.8707, or e-mail at:firstname.lastname@example.org
I may not be available at all times. Discuss availability and I will answer your call as soon as possible.