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Federal Way counselor accused of having sex with client

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Feb. 21, 2013 at 9:34 am |
February 21, 2013 10:23 am

The state has suspended a Federal Way counselor’s license after charging him with sexual misconduct, the Department of Health announced today.

Scott Hale cannot practice in Washington until the matter is resolved. He has 20 days to respond to the charges and request a hearing.

Hale was licensed in June 2010 and worked at a mental health clinic in Burien.

According to charging papers, Hale had sex with a female client three times between February 2010 and September 2012.

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