Confidentiality

 
Confidentiality
Information shared with a school counselor or social worker is confidential unless one of the following situations occurs:
1) There is clear and imminent danger to the student or others
2) There is suspicion of abuse or neglect
3) Information is shared concerning sexual contact under the age of 16
4) Information is shared concerning sexual contact between a minor student and an adult - 18 years of age or older
5) There is a need to consult with another professional
6) When the student provides informed consent
7) Legal and inherent rights of parents to be the guiding voice in their children’s lives
8) When legal requirements demand that information be shared