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Can a professional counseling office refuse or delay for about

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Can a professional counseling office refuse or delay for about 3 weeks a client a new counselor if the counseling ended abruptly after 12 years and the client was unstable not to the point of hospitalization. Her therapist is mentally ill herself. Mary
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for the post, I am happy to assist you by answering your questions.Was the client on prescription medication?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Yes
Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX counseling service the client's sole source of mental health treatment?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
No Client has a psychrist but does nnot to therapy just meds
Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX professional counseling service is provided by a physician, then it is legal as the client is not considered a patient and patient abandonment does not apply. The ability to terminate or suspend the counseling would be determined by the terms of the contract for the counseling services. What does the contract state with respect to sustained counseling?
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