Version: August 5, 2014
Security: The Site has reasonable security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information under The Gottman Institute’s control.
Compliance with COPPA: The Site is not directed at children under the age of 18. The Gottman Institute complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and does not knowingly permit submission of Personal Information by anyone under 18 years of age.
Subpoenas: The Gottman Institute does not disclose the identities of visitors or users of the Site unless legally required to do so. We will respond to any subpoena received from a government agency (i.e., the Securities and Exchange Commission or law enforcement agencies) without prior notice to You. Unless prohibited by law or by a valid court order, we will notify You of any subpoena received from any other party (i.e., for civil litigation) which requires us to disclose Your identity, and will wait ten (10) days, or a lesser amount of time as required by the deadline in the subpoena, before providing the information requested by the subpoena.
Correct/Update Procedure: If You want to delete or modify Your Personal Information or Automated Information from The Gottman Institute’s records, You may do so by:
Mail: The Gottman Institute, Inc. , 1401 E. Jefferson St., Suite 501, Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: toll-free at (888) 523-9042 or (206) 523-9042 within Washington state
Fax: (206) 523-7306
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HIPPA: At the beginning of therapy, U.S. Federal HIPAA law requires that your independently practicing clinician present you with a notice of privacy policies similar to that presented in this document. Please be sure that you receive and sign such a document prior to proceeding with therapy.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
In order to provide you with the services just for you, we need a little personal information. We use the information You provide and we collect to: