PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use this site, as these will apply to your use of this site. Richmond Psychotherapy recommends that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

INTRODUCTION

These terms and conditions govern your use of richmondpsychotherapy.org (this website); by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you are asked not to use this website.

This website may choose to use cookies. By visiting and using the Richmond Psychotherapy website, and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to this website’s possible use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Richmond Psychotherapy’s cookie and privacy policies. These can be found elsewhere on this site.

LICENSE TO USE THE RICHMOND PSYCHOTHERAPY WEBSITE

Unless otherwise stated, Richmond Psychotherapy owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  • show any material from the website in public;
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
  • edit or otherwise modify any material on the website with the intention of further use for commercial or personal gain; or
  • redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution

ACCEPTABLE USE

You must not use the Richmond Psychotherapy website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Richmond Psychotherapy’s express written consent.

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Richmond Psychotherapy’s express written consent.

RESTRICTED ACCESS

Access to certain areas of this website may be restricted. Richmond Psychotherapy reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Richmond Psychotherapy’s discretion.

CHANGES TO THIS WEBSITE

Richmond Psychotherapy may update this site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on this site may be out of date at any given time, and Richmond Psychotherapy is under no obligation to update it.

Richmond Psychotherapy does not guarantee that this site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE

Access to this site is made available free of charge, although online consultations which are provided for by way of a third party software, such as Skype, are charged for.

Richmond Psychotherapy does not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis. Richmond Psychotherapy may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of this site without notice. Richmond Psychotherapy will not be liable to you if for any reason this site is unavailable at any time or for any period except in relation to pre-arranged online psychotherapy services. Under these circumstances Richmond Psychotherapy will use our reasonable endeavours to arrange an alternative consultation. In the event that a mutually agreeable consultation cannot be arranged our liability will be limited to the sums paid in advance in respect of the online consultation services.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

NO WARRANTIES

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Richmond Psychotherapy makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Richmond Psychotherapy does not warrant that the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal or financial matter you should consult an appropriate professional. If you are seeking psychotherapy, counselling, or mental health services from Richmond Psychotherapy, these services must be rendered in person with a minimum full consultation session, unless otherwise explicitly arranged with Richmond Psychotherapy. No content on this website constitutes advice, mental health counselling, psychotherapy, or any other manner of service.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

To the extent permitted by law, Richmond Psychotherapy excludes all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied. Richmond Psychotherapy will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, this site;
  • use of or reliance on any free content displayed on this site.
  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss; or
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss.

If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss or corruption of information or data;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

If you are a consumer user, please note that Richmond Psychotherapy only provides this site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use this site for any commercial or business purposes, and Richmond Psychotherapy has no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

Richmond Psychotherapy will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

Richmond Psychotherapy assumes no responsibility for the content of websites linked on this site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

These limitations of liability apply even if Richmond Psychotherapy has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

EXCEPTIONS

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Richmond Psychotherapy’s liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by Richmond Psychotherapy’s negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Richmond Psychotherapy; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Richmond Psychotherapy to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

REASONABLENESS

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

VIRUSES

Richmond Psychotherapy does not guarantee that this site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse this site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Richmond Psychotherapy will report any such breach to the relevant authorities and will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately.

LINKING TO THIS WEBSITE

You may link to this site, provided you have sought written authorisation to do so from Richmond Psychotherapy. If permission is granted you must link to this site in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage Richmond Psychotherapy’s reputation or take advantage of it.

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on the part of Richmond Psychotherapy where none exists.

This site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of this site other than the home page.

Richmond Psychotherapy reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

If you wish to make any use of content on this site other than that set out above, please contact Richmond Psychotherapy in the first instance.

THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN THIS SITE

Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.

Richmond Psychotherapy has no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

OTHER PARTIES

You accept that, as a limited liability entity Richmond Psychotherapy has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Richmond Psychotherapy’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Richmond Psychotherapy’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Richmond Psychotherapy, itself.

UNENFORCEABLE PROVISIONS

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

INDEMNITY

You hereby indemnify Richmond Psychotherapy and undertake to keep Richmond Psychotherapy indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Richmond Psychotherapy to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Richmond Psychotherapy’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Richmond Psychotherapy arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

BREACHES OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Without prejudice to Richmond Psychotherapy other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Richmond Psychotherapy may take such action as Richmond Psychotherapy deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

VARIATION

Richmond Psychotherapy may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

ASSIGNMENT

Richmond Psychotherapy may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Richmond Psychotherapy’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

SEVERABILITY

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

These terms and conditions, together with Data Protection & GDPR privacy laws that protect current and future Richmond Psychotherapy patient information, constitute the entire agreement between you and Richmond Psychotherapy in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

LAW AND JURISDICTION

If you are a consumer, please note that these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by English law. You and Richmond Psychotherapy both agree to that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

If you are a business, these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

PROHIBITED USES

You may use this site only for lawful purposes.  You may not use this site:

  • In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
  • In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
  • For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way;
  • To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards, as more particularly set out below;
  • To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam); or
  • To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

You also agree:

  • Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site;
  • Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
    • any part of our site;
    • any equipment or network on which our site is stored;
    • any software used in the provision of our site; or
    • any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY NOTICE

© Copyright Richmond Psychotherapy 2019. All rights reserved.

Richmond Psychotherapy is the proprietor or licensee (‘rights holder’) of all intellectual property rights in relation to this website and its contents, including but not limited to copyright, trade and brand names, trade marks and get-up. If no permission is given by us to the use of any of them, such use may constitute an infringement of these rights.

All other trade marks, brand names, product names and titles, copyrights and other intellectual property rights used in this website are trade marks, brand names, product names, copyrights or other intellectual property rights of their respective rights holders. Permission to reproduce such material would need to be obtained from the relevant rights holders concerned.

No part of this website may be translated, reprinted or reproduced or utilised in any form either in whole or in part or by any electronic, mechanical or other means, now known or invented in the future, including photocopying and recording, or in any information storage and retrieval system, without prior permission in writing from Richmond Psychotherapy.

This website may be linked to from another website providing the requirements of our Terms of website use are complied with.

The written contents of this website are intended to be a general guide and cannot be a substitute for professional advice, such as a face-to-face or online consultation. Richmond Psychotherapy does not accept any responsibility for loss occasioned to any person or business acting or refraining from acting as a result of material contained in this website.

Applications for the copyright owner’s permission to reproduce any part of this website should be addressed to Richmond Psychotherapy, 164 Sheen Road, Richmond, TW9 1XD.

This website is governed by English law and shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.