The links to forms that you will see below each open up PDF files. You are welcome to view the forms. It is likely that Dr. Rigling may have directed you to the forms, so that you can complete and bring them to your first (or next) appointment. Each form has a brief explanation that you may find helpful.
Informed Consent (click to open)- This document is a lengthy one, which contains information about psychotherapy, some of the specifics of Dr. Rigling's practice, and the important legal terms of HIPPA and confidentiality. Informed consent is a process for getting permission before conducting a healthcare intervention on a person. To complete the form, simply sign that you have read and agreed to the informed consent terms.
Release of Information (click to open) -This is a document in which the patient consents to communication (verbal or in documents) between Dr. Rigling and someone else that is specified. It can be a medical professional, a family member, or other interested party. The person and purpose of the release of information must be specific.