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Privacy Policy

By visiting www.jennifershapirolee.com you are consenting to our Privacy Policy.

Overview

Jennifer Shapiro-Lee, LCSW Psychotherapy and Consulting is committed to protecting your privacy online. This Privacy Policy describes the personal information we collect through this website at www.jennifershapirolee.com.

Visitors and any users of the site are referred to as “user”, “you” and “your” and Company is referred to as “I”, “we”, “us”, and “our”. Accessing this Site constitutes a use of the Site and an acceptance to our Privacy Policy.

On the Site, we provide information about psychotherapy, and consulting (the “Service”).

Use of the Site, including all materials presented herein and all online Services provided by Company, is subject to the following Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all site visitors, customers and all other users of the site who accept the terms of this Privacy Policy without modification, and acknowledge reading it.

The Site is hosted on Squarespace, and therefore we can't prevent Squarespace from using information as dictated by their own privacy policy. This document only details how we will use your information, but not how Squarespace may.

Information Collected

This Site only collects the personal information you voluntarily provide to us, which includes your name, e-mail address, phone number, and message, in order to fill out the contact me form.

You can visit the Site anonymously, or choose to not provide our site with any piece of information. We use this information in order to effectively respond to your requests, customize your use of the Site, improve our services, and to communicate with you. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-Personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Security and How We Protect Your Information

We do our best to use appropriate data collections, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect your information for any unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner. You agree to notify us for any breach of security or unauthorized use of your information.

Privacy and Confidential Information

The conversations that we have within our therapy sessions are confidential and will be protected as such. Information will be shared outside of our sessions only with your written consent or in the event that a Court Judge demands it, however, the following are instances where I would be obligated by law to break our confidentiality agreement without your permission:

1. If it is assessed during your participation in psychotherapy sessions suspected child abuse or elder abuse is occurring.
2. If during a session, you threaten to kill or harm another individual, and I feel you will act on this threat, or that you may lose control of your actions.
3. If at any time during the course of our sessions, I determine that you are a danger to yourself, I will inform you of that opinion and make every effort to keep you from endangering your life. In some cases this may include notifying the police or family members.

Changes to This Policy

You acknowledge and agree that you have reviewed this Site and this Privacy Policy. Any changes to this Policy will be updated on this page. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about the terms stated in this Privacy Policy, please contact us at jshapirolee@gmail.com.