I understand and address to the following principles and practices. I understand that the following are necessary to maintain a quality of service to clients and the community.
CONFIDENTIALITY will be strictly observed by all workers.
Discussion of confidential information regarding clients shall be conducted in places which assure privacy, and only amongst other BWSS leaders, staff, and volunteers.
Confidential information will not be discussed with family or friends of any client without the client's prior knowledge. Counselling files are the property of BWSS and may not leave the office without permission from the Executive Director.
In the event of my withdrawal or resignation, I will keep confidential all information gained through my experiences with BWSS.