Therapists in Ascension Parish, LA

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Photo of Manda Brown, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Manda Brown
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
Hello & welcome! As a licensed clinical therapist, I see counseling as an opportunity to grow as a person, whether that means overcoming current challenges, processing and resolving trauma, or managing depression, anxiety, or mood lability. My goal is to offer you a safe and supportive environment, in order to help you develop insight and self-awareness, to progress toward your goals, to strengthen relationships, & to maintain both health and happiness.
Hello & welcome! As a licensed clinical therapist, I see counseling as an opportunity to grow as a person, whether that means overcoming current challenges, processing and resolving trauma, or managing depression, anxiety, or mood lability. My goal is to offer you a safe and supportive environment, in order to help you develop insight and self-awareness, to progress toward your goals, to strengthen relationships, & to maintain both health and happiness.
(225) 396-2481 View (225) 396-2481
Photo of Devin Winfield, LMSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Devin Winfield
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
I work with clients primarily struggling with Anxiety, Depression, and ADHD. However, I am willing to work with most diagnosis including ODD, Bi-polar disorder, and PTSD. I am willing to take any patient ages 10 years old and up. Though the youngest patient I have worked with is 5 years of age. My focus with patient's is to aid them in becoming more aware of the symptoms they experience and implement healthier habits, routine, and coping tools. The primary therapy type I utilized in session with patient is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy which focuses on the connection between our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
I work with clients primarily struggling with Anxiety, Depression, and ADHD. However, I am willing to work with most diagnosis including ODD, Bi-polar disorder, and PTSD. I am willing to take any patient ages 10 years old and up. Though the youngest patient I have worked with is 5 years of age. My focus with patient's is to aid them in becoming more aware of the symptoms they experience and implement healthier habits, routine, and coping tools. The primary therapy type I utilized in session with patient is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy which focuses on the connection between our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
(225) 777-8325 View (225) 777-8325
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Kirsten Dantin
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC, CCTP
Verified Verified
7 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769
Not accepting new clients
Do you find yourself struggling with Trauma, Grief, or Relationship issues? Are you having difficulty sleeping due to thoughts, nightmares, or flashbacks? Maybe you heard about EMDR or Brainspotting & you are interested in finding out about them? Maybe your therapist wants you to see a therapist that has experience working with clients that have experienced sexual trauma? I work with clients that are struggling with a variety of issues such as Trauma, Grief, Gender exploration & more. Please contact the office today & come see me to start your mental health journey today.
Do you find yourself struggling with Trauma, Grief, or Relationship issues? Are you having difficulty sleeping due to thoughts, nightmares, or flashbacks? Maybe you heard about EMDR or Brainspotting & you are interested in finding out about them? Maybe your therapist wants you to see a therapist that has experience working with clients that have experienced sexual trauma? I work with clients that are struggling with a variety of issues such as Trauma, Grief, Gender exploration & more. Please contact the office today & come see me to start your mental health journey today.
(225) 269-5016 View (225) 269-5016
Photo of La'Quesha J Butler ( A Better You Counseling Services Llc), MA, LPC-S, NCC, Licensed Professional Counselor
La'Quesha J Butler ( A Better You Counseling Services Llc)
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S, NCC
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Gonzales, LA 70737  (Online Only)
Today you are one step closer to becoming A Better You! Emotional, behavioral, and mental health challenges can be very overwhelming, but do not have to disrupt your quality of life. Together we can work through these challenges in efforts to get you living up to your full potential. Contact me today.
Today you are one step closer to becoming A Better You! Emotional, behavioral, and mental health challenges can be very overwhelming, but do not have to disrupt your quality of life. Together we can work through these challenges in efforts to get you living up to your full potential. Contact me today.
(225) 425-3429 View (225) 425-3429
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Dr. Kelsei Favors
PsyD, LCCT
Verified Verified
Gonzales, LA 70737
Before I get into who I am and what I do, I want to let you know that you were created to reign. You were created in the image of God and I know that the trauma you've gone through, the tragedy you've faced, the trials you've endured, and the turmoil you've encountered have caused you to question who you are but you were created by God to reign. My job as your therapist is to remind you of your identity in Christ and get you back seated to reign again.
Before I get into who I am and what I do, I want to let you know that you were created to reign. You were created in the image of God and I know that the trauma you've gone through, the tragedy you've faced, the trials you've endured, and the turmoil you've encountered have caused you to question who you are but you were created by God to reign. My job as your therapist is to remind you of your identity in Christ and get you back seated to reign again.
(225) 396-4327 View (225) 396-4327
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Talmadge F Gray
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769  (Online Only)
Whether this is your first time, or you have received services before, I want to commend you for having the courage to reach out for help.
Whether this is your first time, or you have received services before, I want to commend you for having the courage to reach out for help.
(225) 320-2352 View (225) 320-2352
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Glenn Tregre
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Verified Verified
4 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769
I have experience working with individuals and couples experiencing anxiety and depression, and I also work with people experiencing life transitions, grief, anger, performance declines, workplace stress, conflict, and men's issues. I have helped couples in all chapters of a relationship, from pre-marital to post-divorce. My experience also includes working with children and adolescents and their families addressing personal, childhood, and parenting issues as well as teaching social skills.
I have experience working with individuals and couples experiencing anxiety and depression, and I also work with people experiencing life transitions, grief, anger, performance declines, workplace stress, conflict, and men's issues. I have helped couples in all chapters of a relationship, from pre-marital to post-divorce. My experience also includes working with children and adolescents and their families addressing personal, childhood, and parenting issues as well as teaching social skills.
(225) 725-7393 View (225) 725-7393
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Beyond the Waves Counseling and Counseling, LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC-S, CCTP
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Gonzales, LA 70737
Therapy should be an opportunity to release any current stresses in your life or prepare you for that next chapter in your life. This could consist of pre-martial counseling, relationship issues, post-traumatic stress, childhood trauma, depression, grief, co-dependency, adjustment after a breakup, and more. Beyond the Waves strives to provide a zen environment that allows you to heal and go beyond the waves that we call life.
Therapy should be an opportunity to release any current stresses in your life or prepare you for that next chapter in your life. This could consist of pre-martial counseling, relationship issues, post-traumatic stress, childhood trauma, depression, grief, co-dependency, adjustment after a breakup, and more. Beyond the Waves strives to provide a zen environment that allows you to heal and go beyond the waves that we call life.
(225) 269-5542 View (225) 269-5542
Photo of Rachel Mumphrey, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Rachel Mumphrey
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
We all encounter challenges along our journey; challenges like breakups, illnesses, grief, and natural disasters. While we can’t control what happens around us, we can choose how we respond. I see significant life events as opportunities for personal growth. My passion is working with clients who have a desire to become the best version of themselves through self-exploration and a willingness to adopt thought and behavior patterns that support their mental and physical health.
We all encounter challenges along our journey; challenges like breakups, illnesses, grief, and natural disasters. While we can’t control what happens around us, we can choose how we respond. I see significant life events as opportunities for personal growth. My passion is working with clients who have a desire to become the best version of themselves through self-exploration and a willingness to adopt thought and behavior patterns that support their mental and physical health.
(225) 831-7016 View (225) 831-7016
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Melissa Shaw
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, BACS
Verified Verified
24 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769
Current openings at my Prairieville office. I have the belief that all people are striving for health and happiness despite life's uncontrollable curve balls and having some self-defeating behaviors. I have a true desire to help others and have been a Social Worker for 20 years. Many situations in life can be difficult, cause stress and will challenge us emotionally. My approach is to assist clients in identifying their strengths and grow new skills to achieve overall wellness. I provide support and education for individuals as they encounter the "next thing" to challenge them.
Current openings at my Prairieville office. I have the belief that all people are striving for health and happiness despite life's uncontrollable curve balls and having some self-defeating behaviors. I have a true desire to help others and have been a Social Worker for 20 years. Many situations in life can be difficult, cause stress and will challenge us emotionally. My approach is to assist clients in identifying their strengths and grow new skills to achieve overall wellness. I provide support and education for individuals as they encounter the "next thing" to challenge them.
(225) 800-4490 View (225) 800-4490
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Misty Humble - Reconnect & Return Therapy
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
Would you like to Reconnect and Return to your authentic self? I work with individuals, couples, partners, and families on a variety of issues related to love, sex, intimacy, anxiety, depression, parenting, and family systems. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and am currently in classes to become a certified sex therapist. As a therapist, my goal is to support and empower clients to reconnect and return to their truest self.
Would you like to Reconnect and Return to your authentic self? I work with individuals, couples, partners, and families on a variety of issues related to love, sex, intimacy, anxiety, depression, parenting, and family systems. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and am currently in classes to become a certified sex therapist. As a therapist, my goal is to support and empower clients to reconnect and return to their truest self.
(225) 562-8712 View (225) 562-8712
Photo of LaJuan Brown - LaJuan Brown Journey of Grace Counseling Center, LCSW, BACS, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
LaJuan Brown Journey of Grace Counseling Center
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BACS
Verified Verified
Gonzales, LA 70737  (Online Only)
I understand that life can be challenging, and sometimes you need support to navigate through difficult times. I provide a safe and confidential space where you can explore your feelings and work towards positive change.
I understand that life can be challenging, and sometimes you need support to navigate through difficult times. I provide a safe and confidential space where you can explore your feelings and work towards positive change.
(225) 535-8650 View (225) 535-8650
Photo of Jennifer Virga, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Jennifer Virga
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769
As a therapist, I strive to provide support and guidance to clients so that they might reach their greatest potential. Creating a safe and non-judgmental environment for clients to come as they are, allows opportunities for clients to identify both challenges and strengths and then make the necessary adjustments. Motivating clients through new insights and interventions encourages empowerment.
As a therapist, I strive to provide support and guidance to clients so that they might reach their greatest potential. Creating a safe and non-judgmental environment for clients to come as they are, allows opportunities for clients to identify both challenges and strengths and then make the necessary adjustments. Motivating clients through new insights and interventions encourages empowerment.
(225) 412-6854 View (225) 412-6854
Photo of Debhora W Singleton, MA, LPC-S, LMFT, Licensed Professional Counselor
Debhora W Singleton
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S, LMFT
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769  (Online Only)
My ideal client is one who challenges me to work hard to come up with different therapy approaches in order to create necessary change. I am excited and look forward to our sessions because clients are open to change, are able to trust, and somewhat understand the benefits of therapy. They live in various places and have multiple careers. Some might not be employed, but retired or disabled. They come to me because they have a desire for me to provide therapy services and are open to communication; have experienced disappointments previously; are tired of feeling depressed, self-defeated; low self-esteem; anxiety and or trauma.
My ideal client is one who challenges me to work hard to come up with different therapy approaches in order to create necessary change. I am excited and look forward to our sessions because clients are open to change, are able to trust, and somewhat understand the benefits of therapy. They live in various places and have multiple careers. Some might not be employed, but retired or disabled. They come to me because they have a desire for me to provide therapy services and are open to communication; have experienced disappointments previously; are tired of feeling depressed, self-defeated; low self-esteem; anxiety and or trauma.
(225) 638-2494 View (225) 638-2494
Photo of Danielle Crockett, EdS, LPC-S, NCC, RPT, Licensed Professional Counselor
Danielle Crockett
Licensed Professional Counselor, EdS, LPC-S, NCC, RPT
Verified Verified
5 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769  (Online Only)
Whether you feel stuck or don't know the direction to go, together we will navigate life's challenges and explore new ways of thinking, feeling and living. I am honored to provide my clients a safe and creative therapy space to express themselves in an open and honest way without judgement. I specialize in supporting adults facing various challenges such as life transitions, anxiety, depression, parenting, relationship issues, and work-related stress. Video sessions are available for clients in Louisiana, Texas, Illinois and Georgia. Currently, all sessions are conducted virtually.
Whether you feel stuck or don't know the direction to go, together we will navigate life's challenges and explore new ways of thinking, feeling and living. I am honored to provide my clients a safe and creative therapy space to express themselves in an open and honest way without judgement. I specialize in supporting adults facing various challenges such as life transitions, anxiety, depression, parenting, relationship issues, and work-related stress. Video sessions are available for clients in Louisiana, Texas, Illinois and Georgia. Currently, all sessions are conducted virtually.
(225) 307-8118 View (225) 307-8118
Photo of Tracy K Ramble, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Tracy K Ramble
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist. I work with a wide range of cognitive, emotional and behavioral issues in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere. I provide a number of specialized therapeutic services to those dealing with challenging life experiences. Your well-being is my number one priority, and I will work hard to help guide you through life’s most complex and difficult matters. Together we will figure out ways to identify and overcome the obstacles and problems that are interfering with your well-being or achieving your goals in life.
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist. I work with a wide range of cognitive, emotional and behavioral issues in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere. I provide a number of specialized therapeutic services to those dealing with challenging life experiences. Your well-being is my number one priority, and I will work hard to help guide you through life’s most complex and difficult matters. Together we will figure out ways to identify and overcome the obstacles and problems that are interfering with your well-being or achieving your goals in life.
(225) 396-5542 View (225) 396-5542
Photo of Arthur Williams - Always Hope LLC, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Always Hope LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Verified Verified
1 Endorsed
Prairieville, LA 70769
I am Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Louisiana. He is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, and has resided in Baton Rouge since 1993. My specialties include mental health, substance abuse addiction, depression, anxiety grief, divorce, stress, and working with couples, to include LGBTQ. My work background includes, EAP Counselor, Alcohol Drug Social Work Supervisor, Program Manager. My experience includes both outpatient and inpatient, and both public and private employment. I am a member of the Louisiana Counseling Association and currently pursuing a Doctorate in Christian Counseling.
I am Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Louisiana. He is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, and has resided in Baton Rouge since 1993. My specialties include mental health, substance abuse addiction, depression, anxiety grief, divorce, stress, and working with couples, to include LGBTQ. My work background includes, EAP Counselor, Alcohol Drug Social Work Supervisor, Program Manager. My experience includes both outpatient and inpatient, and both public and private employment. I am a member of the Louisiana Counseling Association and currently pursuing a Doctorate in Christian Counseling.
(225) 240-4432 View (225) 240-4432
Photo of Shannon Wilkerson - Always Hope LLC, MA, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Always Hope LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
Life can be strange, mysterious, stressful, and downright painful. But it can also be beautiful and meaningful. My name is Shannon Wilkerson and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I have worked in the mental health field for over 5 years now with individuals from varying backgrounds, socioeconomic levels, and concerns. My areas of experience include, but are not limited to, assisting clients living with anxiety, depression, grief, schizophrenia, mood disorders, and PTSD. I am a passionate advocate for the LGBTQIA+ community and have also worked with clients adjusting to living with HIV.
Life can be strange, mysterious, stressful, and downright painful. But it can also be beautiful and meaningful. My name is Shannon Wilkerson and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I have worked in the mental health field for over 5 years now with individuals from varying backgrounds, socioeconomic levels, and concerns. My areas of experience include, but are not limited to, assisting clients living with anxiety, depression, grief, schizophrenia, mood disorders, and PTSD. I am a passionate advocate for the LGBTQIA+ community and have also worked with clients adjusting to living with HIV.
(225) 681-9049 View (225) 681-9049
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Pilar Thompson Borne
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769
As a therapist, who has been trained in the field of social work, I operate from a strengths perspective as well as meeting clients where they are at. Therapy should be a collaborative effort in which the client is an active participant. My role is to help my clients to gain insight about themselves, behavior patterns, and their relationships, and then utilize their strengths to overcome life's obstacles and reach the goals they have set for themselves. The ideal client for me, is someone who is motivated for change. I have experience working with diverse populations in various settings and enjoy helping people from all backgrounds.
As a therapist, who has been trained in the field of social work, I operate from a strengths perspective as well as meeting clients where they are at. Therapy should be a collaborative effort in which the client is an active participant. My role is to help my clients to gain insight about themselves, behavior patterns, and their relationships, and then utilize their strengths to overcome life's obstacles and reach the goals they have set for themselves. The ideal client for me, is someone who is motivated for change. I have experience working with diverse populations in various settings and enjoy helping people from all backgrounds.
(225) 414-5885 View (225) 414-5885
Photo of Brittany Robinson - Always Hope LLC, MA, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Always Hope LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified Verified
Prairieville, LA 70769  (Online Only)
For the past 6.5 years I’ve had the privilege of working with many people on an individual and family basis, who had a desire to facilitate some change in their lives. I’d love the opportunity to assist you with exploring the feelings and making the changes that you desire as well. I have experience helping others process and cope with ADHD, Anger management, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Life Transitions, Parenting, Schizophrenia, Self-Harm/Suicidal Ideations, Stress, Trauma, and Work-Life Balance.
For the past 6.5 years I’ve had the privilege of working with many people on an individual and family basis, who had a desire to facilitate some change in their lives. I’d love the opportunity to assist you with exploring the feelings and making the changes that you desire as well. I have experience helping others process and cope with ADHD, Anger management, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Life Transitions, Parenting, Schizophrenia, Self-Harm/Suicidal Ideations, Stress, Trauma, and Work-Life Balance.
(225) 267-8118 View (225) 267-8118

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Number of Therapists in Ascension Parish, LA

100+

Average cost per session

$125

Therapists in Ascension Parish, LA who prioritize treating:

88% Anxiety
85% Depression
77% Self Esteem
73% Relationship Issues
71% Grief
71% Coping Skills
63% Family Conflict

Average years in practice

12 Years

Top 3 insurances accepted

84% BlueCross and BlueShield
70% UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
69% Aetna

How Therapists in Ascension Parish, LA see their clients

78% In Person and Online
22% Online Only

Gender breakdown

79% Female
21% Male
FAQs - About Therapy and Counseling

How can I find a therapist in Ascension Parish?

Search for nearby therapists or counselors by inputting your city, town, or suburb; or zip code; or a provider’s name into the search bar. From there, you can filter providers by the issues they treat, cost, insurance, gender, and other factors to find providers who are well-suited to your needs. To navigate between locations within the same country, enter a new city or zip code into the search bar.

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Is everyone in the Psychology Today Therapy Directory a licensed therapist?

The Psychology Today directory lists providers who offer legitimate mental health services to the public, including psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, and counselors.

Many have been licensed by the country or state where they practice; providers whose license or primary credential has been verified by Psychology Today are signified by a “Verified” symbol. Some clinicians or organizations provide services for which their state or country does not offer licenses, such as pastoral counseling. They may be selectively included without the “Verified” seal.

What’s the difference between a psychologist, a therapist, and a counselor?

Therapists, psychologists, and counselors are all licensed mental health professionals. In the US, psychologists have earned a doctoral degree. The terms “therapist” and “counselor” are used somewhat interchangeably, but generally therapists offer longer-term, mental health care, while counselors offer shorter-term care that may focus on one domain, such as marriage, career, or academic challenges.

Clients should consider factors such as insurance coverage and their primary reason(s) for seeking therapy to determine the type of professional best suited to their needs. Someone struggling with mental health challenges such as depression or anxiety, for example, may wish to seek out a clinical psychologist or therapist, while someone navigating career obstacles or marital upheaval may benefit from seeing a counselor who can offer short-term, targeted support.

What type of therapy is right for me?

The type of therapy best suited to a particular individual depends on several factors, including their primary reason for seeking therapy, their preferred timeline (some therapy types last for a set number of sessions, while others are open-ended), and their personality and preferences—some may prefer a more structured approach. For many individuals, multiple types of therapy could provide a good fit.

How much does therapy cost?

The cost of therapy depends on a number of variables, including location and the therapist’s experience and training. On average, a therapy session in the United States could cost between $100 and $200 or more. If you have insurance, the expense of mental health care is typically lower, but it varies based on your insurance plan details and whether you choose an in-network or out-of-network mental healthcare provider.

What are more affordable or low cost therapy solutions?

Many therapists offer sliding scale payments, usually on a limited number of slots, which consists in an agreement between the therapist and a client to pay a reduced rate. Therapists who provide such arrangements often consider the client's income or ability to pay, but the extent of the discount is ultimately at the therapist's discretion. Furthermore, while group therapy may have different goals and benefits compared to individual therapy, it can be a more affordable solution to address certain types of issues.

Is online therapy cheaper than in-person therapy?

Many therapists charge the same amount for online therapy as they do for in-person therapy—though clients may still find this cost-effective if it cuts down on their transportation costs. Health insurance plans often offer equivalent coverage for online and in-person therapy; indeed, in many places, they are legally required to do so. Text-based or on-demand therapy apps may be cheaper than traditional one-on-one psychotherapy; however, the practice may be less effective and is not likely to be covered by insurance.

Is online therapy a good option?

Therapy conducted online can be just as effective as in-person therapy, as long as there is a strong alliance between the client and the therapist. To find a therapist who provides telehealth services to clients in your area, click “Online Therapy” on the directory homepage and search by your city or town or your zip code.

Are therapy sessions confidential?

Confidentiality is a crucial part of the therapeutic relationship. Therapists in the United States are bound by the regulations set out by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), which aims to protect sensitive health information. With very few exceptions, a therapist will only discuss their client with others when the client has given their written permission. The instances in which a therapist would be required to disclose personal information are: if a client poses a danger to themselves or others, if the therapist suspects the abuse of a child or an elderly or otherwise dependent adult, or if they are legally forced to by court order. These exceptions to the confidentiality agreement are usually discussed with a client before their first session.