Dr. Seropian abides by all North Carolina laws pertaining to the practice of psychology and strives to meet the guidelines set forth by the American Psychological Association in the Code of Ethics for psychologists. The doctor complies with state requirements for continuing education as a Licensed Psychologist. She participates in at least two peer consultation groups which meet at least monthly. These challenge her to continue growing personally and as a clinician. As recommended in her training, the doctor also participates in personal psychotherapy on a regular basis to continue her growth as a person and as a psychotherapist.
Voicemail and email are confidential, although not encrypted. So please keep your email inquiries short. Medical records are kept confidential, secured and are stored in compliance with state laws. Credit and other plastic card payments are received in compliance with federal laws.
Insurance claims can take time to be paid and there are sometimes delays in determining your balance due or credit balance. If you believe your charges are wrong, please contact the doctor immediately to straighten it out. It is yours and the doctor's shared responsibility to determine what is your part and what is your insurance company's part.
If you still have questions about confidentiality and privacy, especially with regard to family members or referring your friends, please ask the doctor.
If you are ready to call Dr. Seropian, here is the number: 704-776-6438.