Mental Health and Confidentiality Law


WTH staff is extremely knowledgeable regarding federal and state mental health laws and has experience representing professionals in all areas of mental health and confidentiality laws.

WTH represents a variety of educators and mental health professionals around the greater Chicago area, Cook County, Lake County, DuPage County, and other collar counties, and throughout northern Illinois.

Whether you are being subpoenaed for records related to a patient or student, you need clarification regarding a mandated reporting situation, or you need guidance on creating appropriate Authorization for Release of Information forms for your organization, WTH can meet your mental health and confidentiality needs. We also offer education, both on an individual and group basis, regarding the mental health and confidentiality laws and practices in Illinois.

Contact us through this Web site or by calling 847-564-8662 to discuss issues involving mental health and confidentiality laws with an experienced mental health lawyer.

The law firm of Whitted, Takiff + Hansen serves clients in Northbrook and throughout northern Illinois, in communities such as Chicago, Arlington Heights, Schaumburg, Waukegan, Woodstock, Belvidere, Geneva, Wheaton, Yorkville, Joliet, Skokie, Glenview, Highland Park, Buffalo Grove, and Evanston. Whitted Cleary & Takiff also has served clients from out of state, including Florida, Indiana, Missouri, Minnesota, North Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

Cook County – Lake County – DuPage County – Will County – Kane County – McHenry County – Kendall County – Boone County – DeKalb County