All services provided by Tara Russow, Ph.D. through Russow Consulting are strictly confidential. No information may be released to any third party without your specific consent, usually in writing.
Exceptions to this are in cases of child, elder, or dependent adult abuse and in cases where you indicate you might hurt yourself or another, or cause damage to their property. In these cases of suicidal intent, homicidal intent, or abuse of another, healthcare providers are mandated by law to report the information to appropriate authorities.
Russow Consulting understands the sensitive nature of services to its clients. We will never share any information about you with any other individual or organization without your permission unless it is mandatory.
Tara Russow, Ph.D. and Russow Consulting are committed to respecting your privacy. We recognize the need for safeguarding consumer privacy in connection with using our website and speaking with a consultant. We operate under the following set of strict privacy principles:
- All personally identifiable information such as name, e-mail address, mailing address, telephone & fax numbers, and the like that a visitor chooses to provide will not be disclosed to anyone unless the visitor indicates that Russow Consulting may do so.
- No personally identifiable information will ever be shared with anyone outside the organization without the visitor's permission except in cases required by law as listed above in the warning section.
- Exception: Please note that in accordance with federal HIPAA regulations, state laws, and most insurance contracts, basic identifying information pertaining to treatment, payment, or operations can and will be released as required for compliance.
- Russow Consulting employs strict security measures to safeguard all client records and information. Personal information necessary for provision of services and processing of payments is always stored in a private and secure manner.