1. I will maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality with all client and sponsor information unless release is required by law.
  2. I will take all reasonable steps to protect personal information I hold from misuse, interference and loss, and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.
  3. I will keep securely any information, whether collected in electronic or paper format.
  4. I will be transparent about and discuss how coaching information will be exchanged among coach, client, and sponsor.
  5. I will discuss and agree, when acting as a coach, or trainer, with both client and sponsor, the conditions under which confidentiality may not be maintained (e.g., illegal activity, pursuant to valid court order or subpoena; imminent or likely risk of danger to self or to others; etc.) and make sure both client and sponsor, voluntarily and knowingly agree in writing to that limit of confidentiality.
  6. I will require all those who work with me in support of my clients to adhere to Confidentiality and Privacy Standards.