Terms of Service

This statement covers the What’s Your Grief School (WYG SCHOOL) and any associated content. Please read this statement carefully. By accessing, using, and submitting to this site, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and provisions of this agreement. In addition, when using this website, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services, which may be posted and modified from time to time. Any participation in this site will constitute acceptance of this agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms and conditions outlined herein, please do not use this site.

GENERAL:

WYG SCHOOL is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis, treatment, medical treatment, psychotherapy, counseling, or mental health services. WYG SCHOOL is not monitored on a regular basis. Users in crisis or who are having thoughts of harming themselves should call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK. Users may also walk into any local emergency room or call 911.

Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding any mental health symptom or medical condition. Never disregard the professional psychological or medical advice or delay in seeking evaluation or treatment because of something you have read or posted on WYG SCHOOL.

WYG SCHOOL does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on WYG SCHOOL or any associated content. Reliance on any information provided by WYG SCHOOL or visitors to WYG SCHOOL is solely at your own risk.

WYG SCHOOL shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect of feature of WYG SCHOOL.

ECOURSES:

WYG SCHOOL offers Users access to free and paid eCourses. eCourses refers to self-guided and interactive course content available on and accessible from WYG SCHOOL. All Users who participate in eCourses offered by WYG SCHOOL do so on a completely voluntary basis. WYG SCHOOL provision of eCourses is based solely on WYG SCHOOL discretion.

By registering for a paid eCourse, the user authorizes WYG SCHOOL to charge the Users’ credit card or PayPal the associated fee for the event. Users who are unable to access an eCourse because of issues related to User phone, Internet, or personal computer issues are not eligible for refunds of fee-based eCourses. Additionally, refunds are given to Users who cancel their eCourse registration prior to starting the eCourse they are registered for. Refunds are not given to Users who are dissatisfied with an eCourse.

Users who register for participation in an eCourse must provide a valid email address and create an account with the WYG School. The WYG School will keep all registered Users’ email addresses and account information private. Through registration for access to an eCourse provided by WYG SCHOOL all Users agree and understand that WYG SCHOOL may contact said Users using the email address provided at the time of registration.

eCourses provided on WYG SCHOOL are provided on an “AS-IS” basis and are not intended to be, in any way, a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis, medical treatment, or psychotherapy. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified mental health provider with any questions you may have regarding any mental health symptom or medical condition. Never disregard professional psychological or medial advice nor delay in seeking professional advice or treatment because of something you have read, heard, or seen on WYG SCHOOL. By participating in a WYG SCHOOL eCourse you signify your assent to the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement.

USER CONDUCT:

Users shall use WYG SCHOOL for lawful purposes only. Users shall not post or transmit through WYG SCHOOL any material which violates or infringes in anyway upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive or privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law, or which contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services

Any conduct by a User that in the sole discretion of WYG SCHOOL restricts or inhibits any User, Member, or Facility from using or enjoying WYG SCHOOL will not be permitted. User shall not use WYG SCHOOL to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of users to become users of other on-line information services competitive with WYG SCHOOL.

User shall not upload, post, or otherwise make available on WYG SCHOOL any material protected by copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right and the burden of determining that any material is not protected by copyright rests with User. User shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission.

MONITORING:

WYG SCHOOL shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of WYG SCHOOL, including all submissions, to determine compliance with this Agreement. WYG SCHOOL shall have the right in its sole discretion to refuse to post, or remove any material submitted to or posted on WYG SCHOOL. Without limiting the foregoing, WYG SCHOOL shall have the right to remove any material that WYG SCHOOL in its sole discretion finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable.

ADVERTISEMENTS AND LINKS:

WYG SCHOOL does not endorse the content on any third-party websites. WYG SCHOOL is not responsible for the content of linked third0party sites, sites framed within WYG SCHOOL, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. User use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. WYG SCHOOL does not endorse any product advertised on WYG SCHOOL. WYG SCHOOL is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

User expressly agrees that use of WYG SCHOOL is at User’s sole risk. Neither WYG SCHOOL, its affiliates nor any of their respective officers, directors, employees,, agents, third party content providers, or licensers warrant that WYG SCHOOL will be uninterrupted or error free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from use of WYG SCHOOL, or as to the accuracy, reliability, or content of any information, services, or merchandise provided through WYG SCHOOL

This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, negligence, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to alteration of , or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action.

User specifically acknowledges that WYG SCHOOL is not liable for the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other Users, Members, Facilities, or third parties and that the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with User.

In no event will WYG SCHOOL, or any person or entity involved in creating, producing, or distributing WYG SCHOOL, be liable for any damages, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages arising out of the use of or inability to use WYG SCHOOL. User hereby acknowledges that the provisions of this section shall apply to all content of WYG SCHOOL.

In addition to the foregoing, neither WYG SCHOOL, nor its affiliates, will be liable regardless of the cause or duration, for any errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or other defects in, or untimeliness, or unauthenticity of, the information contain within WYG SCHOOL, or for any delay or interruption in the transmission thereof to the User, or for any claims or losses arising therefrom or occasioned thereby. None of the foregoing parties shall be liable for any third-party claims or losses of any nature, including, but not limited to, lost profits, punitive or consequential damages. Neither WYG SCHOOL, nor its affiliates, warrant or guarantee the timeliness, sequence, accuracy, or completeness of this information. Additionally, there are no warranties as to the results obtained from the use of the information.

INDEMNIFICATION:

User agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless WYG SCHOOL, its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of the use of WYG SCHOOL by User.

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