This is a warning to psychotherapists and those in other helping professions who may receive the emails in the following format. It is a fraudulent email, and I've heard of therapists being defrauded and loosing money as a result of this scam. I know I have received similar emails on several occasions, as have other therapists with whom I've spoken.
If you receive an email in this format, do not respond to it.
Report it to: www.ftc.gov/complaint
Scam email text:
Do you offer private counseling sessions? Please tell me your...