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Sheila came to your office about 8 months ago seeking counseling. She stated that she, "hoped to save her marriage." After a few sessions with Sheila, you suggested that couples counseling might be helpful, but her husband, Roy, refused to participate. Three months ago, Sheila and Roy went through a very nasty breakup of their marriage, and now you have been subpoenaed to produce all of your records pertaining to Sheila's treatment. Sheila has told you not to comply with the subpoena. What should you do? Why? Describe the specific steps you would take in responding to the subpoena. First, and foremost Sheila would know about the process and release of information from her intake session. According to Virginia Board of Counseling Laws and Regulations (2017), "Disclose or release records to others only with the clients' expressed written consent or that of the client's legally authorized representative in accordance with § 32.1-127.1:03 of the Code of Virginia." Considering the detail within this law, it states that I cannot release any information
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  • Winter '16
  • Laura Pipoly
  • Law, Sheila

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