In consideration for your access to our website and online services and other good and valuable consideration (the receipt and sufficiency of which you hereby acknowledged), you agree as folows:
These terms and conditions (the “Terms”) govern your access to and use of Fertility Friday’s, (“we”, “us” or “our”) websites (“Website”) hosted at the domains http://fertilityfriday.com/ and http://fertilityawareness.me. Please carefully read these Terms before using the Website and related Service as THERE ARE TERMS WHICH LIMIT OUR LIABILITY AND IMPOSE OBLIGATIONS ON YOU.
BY USING OUR WEBSITE AND SERVICE YOU, THE USER (HEREIN “YOU” OR “YOUR”) REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT:
YOU ARE THE AGE OF MAJORITY;
HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS;AND
AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM.
IF YOU ARE NOT THE AGE OF MAJORITY, DO NOT UNDERSTAND OR DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS PLEASE STOP USING THE WEBSITE AND CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY.
If you are using this website on behalf of an organization (corporation, trust, partnership etc.), you are agreeing to these terms for that organization and representing and warranting that you have the authority to bind that organization to these terms. In such a case, “you’ and “your” will also refer to that organization and yourself individually.
For greater clearlity, both you as an individual and your organization are legally bound by these Terms which form an express agreement between you and Fertility Friday.
Our Website and Service
Acceptance of Risk
We make no representations about the suitability of the data or graphics published on our Website as updated from time to time. EVERYTHING ON OUR WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
You agree that while we strive to bring you accurate information, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, CURRENCY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE ANY INFORMATION POSTED ON THE WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU. Users are encouraged to evaluate and confirm the information as they see fit, or retain us to advise you as your legal counsel.
NOTHING ON THE WEBSITE IS INTENDED TO BE MEDICAL ADVICE AND NOTHING SHALL BE CONSTRUED BY YOU AS SUCH.
The content on the Fertility Friday Website is for educational and informational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice. The information contained on the Fertility Friday Website is not intended to be used to diagnose, treat or prevent any disease, health concern, or illness. The purpose of FertilityFriday.com is to inspire readers to make informed decisions about their health, fertility, and nutrition after consulting with a qualified health professional. By reading this website, you acknowledge that you are responsible for your own health decisions. Readers should consult with a qualified health professional prior to making any health changes, especially any changes related to a specific diagnosis or condition.
The author, Lisa Hendrickson-Jack is not a medical or naturopathic doctor and/or a nutritionist, and does not dispense medical advice and/or prescribe treatment. If you feel or suspect that you have a medical problem, contact your health care provider immediately. Always consult with your medical doctor and/or health care provider before taking any medication, nutritional supplements, and/or making any dietary changes.
The author is not responsible for any adverse effects or consequences that might result if you choose to use the Fertility Awareness Method or apply any of the information that you have read on this website and/or applied any of the information you have gathered from the Fertility Friday Podcast. By visiting this website, listening to the Fertility Friday Podcast and/or otherwise engaging with this material, you acknowledge that you are solely responsible for any health decisions you make.
You may only use our site and collect information on our site for lawful purposes. You may not use our Website:
- Copy, aggregate, database scrape or use in any fashion our copyrighted content, images and marks without our express prior written approval;
- In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
- To modify, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Website or Service or take any measures to damage or replicate them;
- In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (i.e. spam); or
- To knowingly transmit any data, send, submit or upload any material that contains false information, viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, malware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware or cause damage to our Website, Service or our hardware including our servers.
Limitation on Liability
YOU AGREE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL WE, OUR AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE, HOWSOEVER CAUSED, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING LOSS OF USE, DATA, BUSINESS, OR PROFITS) DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN WARNED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Whether or not affiliated with sites which may be linked to our site, we are not responsible for their content (the “Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. From time to time we will provide links and references to material on other websites not owned or operated by us. Links found on our Websites and online Services are not an endorsement and we do not represent or warrant the accuracy or truth of the contents of information found on said websites. You access those links and corresponding sites at your own risk.
Law of the Contract & Jurisdiction
This agreement shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such province. Any action you or any third party brings to enforce this agreement or, in connection with any matters related to the Website and Services, shall be brought only in the courts of the Province of Ontario, and you expressly consent to the jurisdiction of said courts.
As our Websites and Services continue to change we may at any time revise these Terms by updating this page. The date of the last version of these Terms is posted above. As you are bound by these terms each time you visit our Website or use our Service you are responsible for periodically reviewing the amendments to these Terms and you are deemed to have accepted and agreed to such amendments by accessing and using the Website and Services after such amendments have been posted. If you do not agree with the amendments, you shall immediately stop accessing the Website and Service.
Regarding Your Participation in Fertility Friday Programs:
Consultation & Referral
If you describe symptoms that compromise your well being, and that cannot be addressed through our work together, or are outside of my scope of practice We may refer you for consultation with other mental or physical healthcare providers such as a physician, naturopath, psychologist, psychiatrist, massage therapist, hypnotherapist, etc.
Confidentiality & Records
The privacy of your personal information is an important part of your care. We recognize the importance of protecting your personal information and I am committed to collecting, using, and disclosing your personal information responsibly.
All verbal and written communications between us, in the context of our professional relationship, will be kept strictly confidential. We will not share information concerning you, including the fact that you see me as a healthcare provider, without your written consent, or that of your parent or legal guardian if you are a minor or dependent adult. We will not use information concerning you for purposes of research, teaching, public lecture, or publication without written consent, and without protecting your identity.
Circumstances under which We may be legally obliged to break the confidentiality of our work together, and which may require others to intervene.
1. If you convey information to me indicating that a minor child is subject to abuse, neglect, or other criminal acts. We are required legally to notify the proper authorities.
2. If you place another person at risk of bodily harm, We are required legally to notify the person in question as well as the proper authorities.
3. If you place yourself at risk of bodily harm, We are required legally to take preventive actions as well as notify the proper authorities.
4. If a court subpoenas my records or myself
Under the above circumstances We will ensure that only the required information is released, and that it is released only to authorized persons. We will fully inform you of the release and the reasons for it. Before releasing information, We will attempt to discuss the issues with you, and assist your taking responsibility for reporting yourself (when relevant) and/or for protecting yourself and/or others.
Circumstances under which the confidentially of our work together may be compromised.
1. A 3rd party (e.g. Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan) reimbursing you for fees paid for our work may require a diagnosis and periodic reports.
2. If you convey information to me indicating that a dependent adult or elder is subject to abuse, neglect, or other criminal acts.
3. If you experience a medical emergency, that requires me to share relevant information with your attending physician(s) or other healthcare providers.
4. To communicate with other treating health-care providers
Under these circumstances We will attempt to discuss the issues with you, and help provide you with details of anything I am required to reveal (if permitted) and request your written consent to break confidentiality.
Due to the nature of email communication, there are inherent risks concerning privacy. If you choose to use email communication, you acknowledge the following:
Emails concerning treatment recommendations or suspected diagnoses will be made part of my client records. Certain types of advice and/or support cannot be given over email (medical advice, diagnosis, etc.). Email communication is primarily an opportunity to clarify previous discussed strategies and recommendations, as well as ask questions & receive support between appointments.
By signing the agreement section of this Client Disclosure Form, you have agreed that you have given your informed consent for the collection, use and/or disclosure of your personal information as outlined above.
You have read and understand how my personal information will be used, and the steps being taken to protect my information. You are giving your informed consent to the collection, use, and/or disclosure of your personal information as detailed above.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
If you decide to withdraw from the program within the first 15 days of enrolment, you will receive a refund on the balance of the program (less the prorated amount for the sessions you have attended and the supplies and course materials you have received). There is no refund available on program packages after 15 days. There is no refund available on individual sessions booked outside of a program package.
If you are trying to conceive and become pregnant before our program is complete, congratulations! Please note that there are no refunds on any unused classes or sessions in this situation. If you become pregnant mid program you may wish to save any unused consultations for charting support postpartum.
Appointments will take place primarily over Zoom unless otherwise stated. The frequency of appointments is determined by individual need. Sessions range from 60 minutes to 90 minutes in length, and begin promptly at the scheduled time. If you are running late, please notify me in advance. If you need to cancel or reschedule an appointment, I require 24 hours notice except in the case of emergency. If you do not provide me with 24 hours notice of a missed appointment, you will be responsible for the cost of the appointment, and our missed appointment will be counted against the total number of appointments in your package.
Statement Of Responsibility
You acknowledge and agree that Lisa Hendrickson-Jack of Fertility Friday has not represented to you in any way that contracting for her services guarantees that you will not experience an unplanned pregnancy, or that you will experience a planned or desired pregnancy. Accessing services through Fertility Friday does not guarantee that you are healthy or free from any health care risk, that you will or will not be protected in any manner against AIDS or any other sexually transmitted infections, or that you will not suffer injury if you follow the judgment and advice of Lisa Hendrickson-Jack of Fertility Friday during your work together. You further acknowledge Lisa Hendrickson-Jack is not a Doctor, a Naturopath, or a Nutritionist.
You clearly acknowledge and agree that you personally assume all risk and/or legal liability related to your use or implementation of this information. You clearly acknowledge and agree that the accuracy, completeness, usefulness of the fertility awareness method and the application of and reliance on the information you learn throughout any of the Fertility Friday Programs is at your own risk.
Your first payment is due upon signing up for the program, prior to our first meeting. If you are paying in installments a payment plan will be established and each subsequent payment will be deducted in 30 day intervals via PayPal.
Statement of Informed Consent
1, I understand that Lisa Hendrickson-Jack is not a Medical Doctor/Naturopath and/or Nutritionist.
2. I understand that any advice and/or recommendations given to me are not mutually exclusive from any other treatment and/or advice from another health care practitioner, now or in the future.
3 I understand that I am at liberty to seek or continue care with any other medical provider that I choose at any point both during and after our work together.
4. I understand that I am free to accept or reject any treatment advice and/or suggestions recommended to me for the duration of this program.
5. I understand that I am encouraged to work jointly and collaboratively with other health professionals as needed at any point during this program.
6. I understand that I am fully responsible for any and all possible risks, injury and complications that may arise from any and all treatments recommended to me for the duration of this program.
7. I understand that participating in Fertility Friday programs in no way guarantees that I will not experience an unplanned pregnancy.
8. I understand that participating in Fertility Friday programs in no way guarantees that I will experience a planned or desired pregnancy.
9. I understand that the services offered by Lisa Hendrickson-Jack are not covered by medical insurance or health insurance providers, and that fees are due prior to our first consultation together, and any subsequent consultations I purchase outside of our initial package/agreement.
10. I understand that 24 hours notice is required for appointment changes or cancellation, and if I miss an appointment without notice I am responsible for the appointment fee. In other words, I understand that if I do not provide 24 hours notice and miss an appointment, my missed appointment will be counted against the total number of appointments in my package.
I have read this document and understand its terms. I consent to these practices and policies. I understand that any questions or concerns I have regarding this document or any aspect of this agreement should be directed to: [email protected]
I agree not to distribute the program materials, including giving access to client areas of the website, to anyone else.
I agree to participate fully, and I will ask questions to clarify anything I don’t understand. I am committed to doing everything I need to do to get the results that I want from this program.