Limits of Confidentiality
All interactions with Con Mi MADRE coordinators and interns are considered to be confidential. The only way confidentiality is breached without permission is if there is reason to believe that abuse, neglect, or exploitation may have occurred within the family or the student.
Duty to Warn and Protect When it is disclosed that one has intentions or a plan to harm another person, the professional may warn the intended victim and will report information to legal authorities. In cases in which the clients disclosed or implies a plan for suicide, it is required to notify legal authorities and make reasonable attempts to notify the family.
Abuse of Children and Vulnerable AdultsIf a one states or suggests that they are abusing a child (or vulnerable adult) or has recently abused a child (or vulnerable adult), or a child (or vulnerable adult) is in danger of abuse, the professional is required to report this information to the appropriate social services and/or legal authorities.
Prenatal exposure to Controlled Substances Professionals are required to report admitted prenatal exposure to controlled substances that are potentially harmful.
Minors/ Guardianship Parents or legal guardians of non-emancipated minor students have the right to access records.