Special Notice and Privacy

Special Notice:  Dr Ritcheson’s services and those of Shepherd, LLC do not extend to psychological assessment, diagnosis or treatment of any mental disorder as defined by the American Psychiatric Association.   Our services do not replace any relationship that exists, or should exist, between clients and their Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider. Clients should always seek the advice of their own physician, nurse practitioner, physician’s assistant, Mental Health Provider, or another health care professional regarding any questions or concerns about their specific health situation. No mental health care or substance abuse treatment is or can be provided.

Privacy: Shepherd, LLC takes issues of information and data privacy and confidentiality very seriously, and our commitment is to total security and total discretion.  We have experience working within secure environments, sensitive circumstances, and with the most critical data.  Our Privacy Policy, and general Terms and Conditions will be made available to you on or before commencement of work.  Special privacy conditions can be negotiated on a case-by-base basis.