Privacy policy

The clinicians at Dr. Spere and Associates are committed to collecting, using, and disclosing your personal information responsibly, as per Privacy legislation.  Your clinician will go over the privacy policy with you in the first session.

Your clinician collects only information that is relevant to your care.  Your information will not be shared with anyone without written consent.  Client files are kept secure and client storage, retention, and destruction complies with privacy legislation and with the regulations set forth by the College of Psychologists.  Child psychology files are kept for 10 years past the child’s 18th birthday, at which point the file is securely destroyed.  For individuals over the age of 18, files are kept for 10 years following their last appointment.