Student Support and Wellness Services (SSWS) professionals are legally and ethically required to maintain confidentially of information shared by students in session with these exceptions:
- If a SSWS staff member believes you are likely to harm yourself and/or another person
- When there is apparent or suspected indication of physical or sexual abuse or neglect to a vulnerable person such as a child or dependent adult. This includes past or current abuse.
- We are required to respond to subpoenas or court orders
- If you sign a request of release of information form
Your record may be shared with other SSWS staff for clinical and administrative purposes.
Your SSWS record will never become part of your academic record at BCCC.