Nevada Witnesses and Evidence

Sec. § 49.2502

As used in NRS 49.2502 to 49.2508, inclusive, unless the context otherwise requires:


“Client” means a person who consults or is interviewed by a clinical professional counselor for the purpose of diagnosis or treatment.


“Clinical professional counselor” has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 641A.031 and includes a clinical professional counselor intern.


A communication is “confidential” if it is not intended to be disclosed to any third person other than a person:


Present during the consultation or interview to further the interest of the client;


Reasonably necessary for the transmission of the communication; or


Participating in the diagnosis or treatment under the direction of the clinical professional counselor, including a member of the client’s family.

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Feb. 5, 2021