Couples Counseling and Confidentiality — It’s Essential and It’s the Law.



     Good article about the imploding of the Virginia Governor’s marriage. Three lessons, among others, make time for the marriage, family experiences keep happening, and couples counseling is critical. Unfortunately, they didn’t have it.  They feared lack of confidentiality. Confidentiality in marriage counseling is essential. All good counselors and therapists provide confidentiality. It’s required by the law and by professional standards.
Love, Marriage and Disaster.” Washington Post (August 26, 2014).