Yes of course, however as I said this morning if his parent knocked on my door today, I would stand over my actions.
It's probably not a good idea to be putting yourself into situations (or allowing yourself be put into a situation by a 12 year old) where you might have to stand over your actions, especially where other peoples kids are concerned.
You've said that it cannot be unprofessional because you were not acting as a professional. If the parent did knock your door would you say
|I'm a psychoanalyst been studying and working Freudian theory for over 13 yrs. As if a Freudian is going to run away from a sexual question|