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Experience:  10 years post-MSW experience
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My therapist told a mutual acquaintance of ours that I felt

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My therapist told a mutual acquaintance of ours that I felt alone and asked that mutual acquaintance to pay more attention and be kind to me.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Is this ok?
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the psychologist should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  LeahMSWuofm replied 12 months ago.

Hello and thank you for writing to us. My name is***** am sorry your therapist breached your trust like this. It is absolutely unethical of them and also illegal, as it is a breach of HIPAA, which is designed to keep your medical records/treatments including mental health, confidential.