Consultation is an in-depth discussion between the client and the therapist to discuss where they are at, and to talk about the client’s needs, requirements & health history to determine the best way forward in terms of treatments:  Type, Frequency & Spacing.  Possible contraindications will be a topic of discussion, typically a client will be given a list of major Medical contraindications (which may require permission from a doctor to proceed with treatments) or Restricted contraindications (which may require client to sign a disclaimer form to proceed) e.g.