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Licensure & Confidentiality

Licensure

The counseling staff of the Educational Counseling and Disabilities Services department is licensed by the State of Michigan.

For More Information:
Educational Counseling and Disabilities Services
(231) 591-3057
ecds@ferris.edu

Confidentiality

Information discussed with a client during a counseling session is confidential to the extent protected by law. information.

There are some cases, however, in which we are required by law to take action:

  • If we believe you are in imminent danger of harming yourself or another person
  • If we believe you have engaged in acts of child or dependent adult abuse
  • If we believe you have been a victim of child abuse or neglect
  • If we have information pertaining to criminal behavior, crimes, or fraud
  • If we receive a lawful court order

Disclosure Statement Regarding Services

Counseling Services are provided in accord with the ethical standards of the American Counseling Association, ACA Code of Ethics (American Counseling Association [ACA], 2005).

For More Information:
Educational Counseling and Disabilities Services
(231) 591-3057
ecds@ferris.edu