Oceanside Family Therapy & Assessments
New Client Appointments
For attorney referred immigration psychosocial evaluations, please see our dedicated website and complete an inquiry form at www.usimmigrationevaluations.com
Currently offering Teletherapy and limited Walk and Talk Therapy sessions for children, teens and adults.
New therapy clients are scheduled on an availability basis, with appointments for court assessments available weekly. Rates for services are listed on the Rates/Pay Now page. Insurance is no longer billed at this practice. We accept cash, check, bank transfer and convenience payment apps including PayPal, Venmo, Zelle and Cash App.
Payments are due at time of service rendered and may be paid in advance.
Sessions are offered Monday through Friday between 9am and 3pm as available.
To request an appointment please submit the above form.
New client forms are provided below and are required to be completed and brought to the first appointment.
New Client Forms
Please print and complete the New Client Forms Packet to bring to your first visit or for children please complete and bring the Child New Client Forms Packet & No Subpoena Policy for your child's first visit.
For Immigration Hardship Evaluations, please complete the New Client Forms Packet, the Extreme Hardship Report Disclosure and the Immigration Hardship Evaluation Intake Form. You will also need to complete a release of information for your immigration attorney at the time of your evaluation.
For Teletherapy please complete the Teletherapy Consent Form.
For Walk and Talk Therapy please complete the Walk and Talk Therapy Consent Form.
If you are seeking pet assisted therapy for yourself or pet assisted play therapy for your child please also review and complete the Pet Assisted Release Form.
If you are currently involved in a personal/family court case or custody case and are seeking expert assessment or testimony - not treatment, please review our Court Testimony Policy Form. Our practice is designed to provide clinical treatment that is confidential and in the best interest of the client, not to be used to anyone else's advantage in a court of law. In treatment, we adhere to the protection of our patients under the Florida statutes therapist/patient privilege and federal HIPPA law.
Forensic mental health assessments are for clients not in treatment at this practice and are designed only to assist the courts - not treat symptoms. In forensic mental health and family assessments, the patient waives his or her right to confidentiality from the courts. Contact our legal department for more details.
Request to Release Information
All requests to release medical information from this office must be made by the client directly via the form linked below. Be sure to provide the contact information of the physician or entity to whom you wish to forward your information.
Please note that psychotherapy notes are not considered to be part of your accessible information and will not be shared with anyone, as per HIPAA guidelines and therapist/patient privilege.
Cost of copying and mailing information must be paid in advance to any release of information. Allow 1-2 weeks for receipt of signed release and forwarding of any medical information summary as directed.
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