Will My Future Therapist Have to File a Police Report?

  1. The short answer is that it depends. As you might know, there are limits to therapeutic confidentiality, one of which is reporting if a minor is being abused. That being said, there are slight variations from state to state regarding when mental health professionals must file. And therapists need specific information in order to contact authorities. In most situations, before filing a report, the person must be clearly identified.

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