Opportunities for Personal Advancement in Life
As a client of OPAL you can be assured that your confidentiality is of utmost importance to us. Whatever service that you engage in with OPAL, we are committed to respecting your privacy and confidentiality. We will not use any contact information (e.g. Postal address, phone number, e-mail etc.) that you provide for any reason other than it was intended when you provided such information. We will not share any information with any other party unless you agree that we can do so.
If you engage on a programme of therapy or training you will be eligible to receive a range of services in relation to your therapy / training. The type and extent of services that you will receive will be determined following an initial assessment and thorough discussion with you. The goal of the assessment process is to determine the best course of therapy / training for you. All information shared with your therapist / coach / learning facilitator is confidential and no information will be released without your consent. In normal circumstances, consent to release information is requested / given through written authorisation. Verbal consent for limited release of information may be requested / given in special circumstances.
There are specific and limited exceptions to this confidentiality which include the following:
A. When there is risk of imminent danger to you or to another person, we are ethically bound to take necessary steps to prevent such danger.
B. When there is suspicion that a child or vulnerable adult is being abused or is at risk of abuse, we are legally required to take steps to protect the child, / vulnerable adult and to inform the proper authorities.
C. When a valid court order is issued for client records, the we are bound by law to comply with such requests.
Professional Code of Ethical Conduct
The standards of conduct, performance and ethics that OPAL Practitioners are required to adhere to include:
|The OPAL Centre|
|A Mindful Life|
|Body & Mind As One|
|Celebrate Whats Right With The World|
|De-Stress Your Life|
|Harmonising Your Life|
|Introduction to Positive Living|
|Introduction to Mindful Living|
|Live Your Dreams|
|Living in Harmony with Life - Whatever Life Brings|
|Living the Mindful Way|
|Living in the Now Workshop|
|Living in the Now Course|
|Mind Your Mood - A Stress Management & Relaxation Workshop|
|The Path to Mindfulness Living|
|Positive Life Skills|
|One Day Retreat at OPAL|
|Guided Mindfulness Weekend Retreat|
|Retreat at OPAL|
|Silent Retreat at OPAL|
|Staying Focused in an Age of Distraction|
|Using The Power of Now - for a Better Life and A Better World|
|Walking The Mindful Path|
|Your World & How to Change It|
|Mindful Movement & Mindfulness Meditation|
|A Celtic Pigrimage|
|The Psychology of the Awakened Heart|
|Life Management Issues|
|Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)|
|Solution Focused Counselling|