Complete & Sign Prior To Your First Visit

New Client Intake Form / Patient Information

We will review this material briefly during the initial session.

Please fill out as much as possible and sign prior to your first visit.

Treatment Consent

Provides information about various treatments including but not limited to hypnotherapy, psychotherapy and medicine management.  

Please read carefully and sign prior to your first visit.

Consent for Release of Information

This form is very important if there are others that need to be contacted regarding your case.  Important individuals often include family members, previous clinicians, primary care doctors, etc.  Please remember that confidentiality is the foundation of effective mental health care.  You are always in charge of who receives information and is included in your treatment process.

Please read carefully and sign prior to your first visit.

Insurance Information

Shirley does not participate with insurance companies and will not bill your insurance directly.  However, she can provide you with a "Superbill" receipt for services rendered.  See more information here. Although she is not involved in the reimbursement process, it is still important to get medicine or other services covered if needed.

Please read carefully and sign prior to your first visit.

Credit Card Authorization

Since Shirley will hold appointment times for you, in return she requests that you fill out this form. Without discussing it with you directly, your credit card will only be charged in the following situation(s):

(a) cancellation less than 48 business hours in advance of your appointment

(b) no show for appointment

(c) additional services rendered agreed upon by you (e.g., phone sessions, report writing, etc.)

(d) lack of payment for appointments 

Please read carefully and sign prior to your first visit.

Receipt of Privacy Practices

Indicates that you received a copy of the HIPAA Notice & Privacy Practices. (see below)

Please read carefully and sign prior to your first visit.

For Your Information

HIPAA Notice & Privacy Practices

For your information serving as a reminder of your rights to privacy, under the Health Care Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

Please read carefully.


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"Shirley Furman is the BEST practitioner I have ever found to help me cope with and overcome my issues of anxiety, pain from being overweight, insomnia and fear of flying.  I had given up hope of ever feeling 100% again.  She has been a miracle worker for me!  Her demeanor, is so welcoming and immediately I felt a connection.  Shirley is so genuine, caring, empathic and so gifted in how she approaches the issues I bring to her.  If you think you are out of options, you aren't.  Shirley Furman will help you find your way back to your best self,  help you overcome your obstacles and achieve your goals."

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
Sleep Specialist
Therapist & Counselor (MFT)
Quit Smoking Specialist

Newport Beach

13 Corporate Plaza Drive

Suite 202

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Seal Beach

13001 Seal Beach Blvd

Suite 360

Seal Beach, CA 90740

8:30am - 5:30pm

*Please note, all appointments are currently being done via remote telehealth/telemedicine and phone calls.

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