Terms and Conditions
This Terms and Conditions explains what information Donna Daisy, Ph.D. (“Donna Daisy, Ph.D.” or we”) collects on www.donnadaisy.com (“Web Site”), how Donna Daisy, Ph.D. uses that information, your choices and this Web Site’s other privacy practices. This Terms and Conditions only covers information collected at this Web Site, and does not cover any information collected at any other web site or offline by Donna Daisy, Ph.D., any affiliated company or any other company (unless specifically stated).
Because Donna Daisy, Ph.D. does not provide any kind of counseling or therapy, the law does not guarantee the privacy of your communication with us. In other words, there is no therapist/patient or counselor/client “privilege.” Therefore, under some circumstances, such as in legal proceedings, we could be required to reveal your survey responses. THEREFORE, BEFORE Donna Daisy, Ph.D. WILL PROVIDE SERVICES TO YOU, YOU MUST AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:
I agree that my answers may be placed in a database. I agree that my scores can be placed into the survey data bank, as long as my identity is not revealed. I agree that, if I choose to reveal the results of my survey to anyone, I am fully responsible for any damage that may occur to me or anyone else because I revealed that information. That includes Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. I agree that, if I choose to reveal the results of my survey to anyone, and damage results to me or anyone else, I will not bring any legal action against Donna Daisy, Ph.D..
Donna Daisy, Ph.D. IS NOT “COUNSELING” OR “THERAPY”
Donna Daisy, Ph.D. is an interactive, educational source for testing and information. You provide information on behaviors you observe in yourself and or your partner. We provide responses tailored to the input you give. Our responses tell you possible negative or positive implications of the behaviors you observe. Our responses offer information about healthy and unhealthy relationship patterns. Our responses are based on research and professional experience.
WE DO NOT ADVISE YOU TO LEAVE, OR STAY IN, ANY RELATIONSHIP. WE DO GIVE YOU OUR EDUCATED OBSERVATIONS ABOUT WHERE CERTAIN BEHAVIORS OFTEN LEAD. No decision about leaving or staying in a relationship should be based upon test results.
WE DO NOT INTEND TO ESTABLISH A THERAPIST/PATIENT OR COUNSELOR/CLIENT RELATIONSHIP. Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. professionals could not offer therapy or personal counseling over the internet. Among other things, extensive personal interaction is required for therapy or counseling. The information about you is for educational and research purposes only. It helps researchers classify your responses to the survey questions about your relationship and partner. THE QUESTIONS SEEKING INFORMATION ABOUT YOU ARE OPTIONAL. You may choose not to answer them but it may affect our responses to the portions of the tests and web site asking for information about behaviors you or your partner observes in each other and in your selves. THEREFORE, BEFORE Donna Daisy, Ph.D. WILL PROVIDE SERVICES TO YOU, YOU MUST AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:
I agree that the Donna Daisy, Ph.D. Tests are offered only for educational purposes, not therapeutic or counseling purposes. I understand and agree that Donna Daisy, Ph.D. is not providing me with advice, opinion or recommendation about whether I should stay in my relationship or not. I do not now claim, and will not claim in the future, that I have any therapist/patient, counselor/client or similar relationship with Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. I covenant, meaning “I promise,” that I will not sue Donna Daisy, Ph.D. for any claims relating to my use of this survey. I understand and agree that Donna Daisy, Ph.D. has no liability to me, and I agree to waive any legal claim, now or in the future, against Donna Daisy, Ph.D..
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD EVERYTHING ON THIS PAGE, AND I AGREE TO IT.
I understand and agree that, once I have purchased and complete the Donna Daisy, Ph.D. Tests, I cannot go back and change my responses. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. encourages its visitors to read discerningly the advice posted by Donna Daisy, Ph.D.’ collaborators and visitors. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. does not necessarily agree with the advice, opinions and viewpoints of its collaborators and visitors. Visitors should keep in mind that any advice or opinions contributed by other visitors or collaborators should not be taken in place of professional advice or instruction.
The tests, services and articles on this site are intended for entertainment, informational and educational purposes only, and by no means can replace medical diagnoses or advice. The services are offered free of charge and without any expressed or implied warranties whatsoever.
Donna Daisy, Ph.D. puts great effort into providing first-rate information, excellent self-help tools, quality feedback and keeping content accurate and up-to-date. However, the tools and information at Donna Daisy, Ph.D. are neither exhaustive nor definitive and should not be relied on to suggest a course of treatment. The tools or information at Donna Daisy, Ph.D. should, under no circumstances, replace a visit to a qualified mental health professional. You should not take the advice provided at Donna Daisy, Ph.D. in lieu of advice provided by a qualified mental health professional; nor should you postpone or stop seeing a mental health professional as a result of a visit to Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. Should you experience any emotional, mental or physical problems, please see a qualified health care professional as soon as possible. If you are feeling suicidal, please call qualified health professionals for immediate help. Accept advice and feedback from Donna Daisy, Ph.D. with caution and common sense, and keep in mind that the evaluation provided may not apply to your particular situation, may overlook important factors and/or may not be accurate. In no event shall Donna Daisy, Ph.D. be liable for any damages or consequences resulting from direct, indirect, correct or incorrect use of these services, even if the authors have been advised in advance of the possibility of such damages. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. encourages exercising caution with respect to the information provided by any sites linked to by Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. holds no responsibility for the validity, integrity and quality of the content of other sites that can be accessed from Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. also does not necessarily endorse the content of any sites we link to, material by counselors we work with, or comments, stories, advice and opinions provided by visitors.
Copyright All content of Donna Daisy, Ph.D. is copyright protected. Any copyright infringement and/or attempt at plagiarism shall be prosecuted.
INFORMATION COMPANY COLLECTS AND HOW COMPANY USES IT
Personally Identifiable Information: We may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, which is information that could reasonably be used to identify you personally (such as your name, address, e-mail address and telephone number) when you register with us or at other times, such as if you submit information for consideration to be part of an upcoming event, article, show, or if you choose to participate in a contest, sweepstakes or other promotion. In addition, we may ask that you provide us with demographic information, information regarding your interests, or similar information when you submit a registration form on the Web Site. Providing us with information about yourself is voluntary, and you can always choose not to provide certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Web Site’s features.
The Web Site may also receive information about you from other sources, such as in connection with a promotion the Web Site is participating in that is offered on a third-party web site, and we may combine the information we receive from those other sources with information that we collect through this Web Site. In those cases, we will apply this Terms and Conditions to any personally identifiable information received.
Please note that information submitted to the Web Site via a “contact us,” “help” or other similar e-mail address or form will not necessarily receive a response. We will not use the information provided to these e-mail addresses or forms for marketing purposes unrelated to your request if you request to be removed from our mailing list.
Note to Parents about Children: This Web Site is not directed to children younger than 13, and does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children younger than 13. If you are younger than 13, do not send any information about yourself to the Web Site. If Donna Daisy, Ph.D. discovers that a person younger than 13 has provided the Web Site with personally identifiable information, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. will delete that person’s personally identifiable information. Non-Personally Identifiable Information: When you visit or download information from this Web Site, our web servers may automatically collect web site usage information. Web site usage information is non-personally identifying information that describes how our visitors use the Web Site. It can include the number and frequency of visitors to each web page and the length of their stays, browser type, referrer data that identifies the web page visited prior and subsequent to visiting the Web Site, and IP addresses (see below for more information on IP addresses). We also may determine your screen resolution and the technology available in order to serve you the most appropriate version of a web page, e-mail or similar service.
Use of IP Addresses: An internet protocol or IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer or network when you are on the internet. When you request pages from this Web Site, our servers may log your IP address. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. may use IP addresses for a number of purposes, such as system administration, to determine your computer’s server location generally, to report aggregate information to our business partners or to audit use of the Web Site.
A web beacon is a small graphic image that allows the party that set the web beacon to monitor and collect certain information about the viewer of the web page, web-based document or e-mail message, such as the type of browser requesting the web beacon, the IP address of the computer that the web beacon is sent to and the time the web beacon was viewed. Web beacons can be very small and invisible to the user, but, in general, any electronic image viewed as part of a web page or e-mail, including HTML based content, can act as a web beacon. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. may use web beacons to count visitors to the web pages on the Web Site or to monitor how our users navigate the Web Site, and we may include web beacons in e-mail messages in order to count how many messages sent were actually opened, acted upon or forwarded.
Our web pages may include advertisements for third parties and their products, and those third-party advertisements may include a cookie or web beacon served by the third party. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. does not have control over the cookies or web beacons used by third parties and does not have access to whatever information they may collect.
DISCLOSURE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION & THIRD PARTIES
Donna Daisy, Ph.D. may disclose non-personally identifying, aggregated user statistics to third parties. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. does not share your personally identifiable information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes unless you first affirmatively agree to the disclosure. If you agree to receive communications from a third party, your information will be subject to the third party’s Terms and Conditions. Therefore, if you later decide that you do not want that third party to use your information, you will need to contact the third party directly.
In addition, unless otherwise disclosed in this Terms and Conditions or at the time you provide your information, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. will only share your personally identifiable information with third parties under the following limited circumstances:
Third parties providing services on our behalf: Donna Daisy, Ph.D. may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include, without limitation, hosting and administering this Web Site, fulfilling orders, sending communications on our behalf, analyzing data, and administering promotions. These third parties may have access to this Web Site’s user information, including personally identifiable information, in order to perform these functions on our behalf.
Legal Protection: Donna Daisy, Ph.D. may transfer and disclose information about our users, including personally identifiable information, and may use IP addresses to identify users in cooperation with internet service providers or law enforcement agencies, to comply with a legal obligation, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Web Site and applicable laws, or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Web Site, our users or others.
Corporate change: Donna Daisy, Ph.D. reserves the right to disclose and transfer user information, including personally identifiable information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, restructuring, a sale of assets, or other fundamental corporate change.
Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions: If you choose to enter a sweepstakes, contest or other promotion, your personally identifiable information may be disclosed to third parties in connection with the administration of such promotion, including, without limitation, in connection with winner selection, prize fulfillment and as required by law, such as on a winners list. Also, by entering a promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that govern that promotion, which may contain specific requirements of you, including, except where prohibited by law, allowing the sponsor(s) of the promotion to use your name, voice or likeness in advertising or marketing associated with the promotion.
Although the information and test answers contained herein have been compiled from sources believed to be reliable, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. makes no guarantee, representation, assurance or warranty, express or implied, as to, and assumes no responsibility for the correctness, sufficiency or completeness of such information or answers or of the scoring of tests contained herein. ALL TESTS ARE PRESENTED IN AN “AS IS” CONDITION AND ANY WARRANTIES FOR FITNESS OF PURPOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. All claims arising out of the use of this site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida. Users of this site hereby irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree to initiate and prosecute any and all claims that may be brought against Donna Daisy, Ph.D. exclusively in the State of Florida Courts and irrevocably waive any objection they may now or hereafter have as to the venue of suits or that such Courts are an inconvenient forum. Users of this site further agree that Donna Daisy, Ph.D. shall not be responsible or liable to users or any other person as successor, assignee or third party beneficiary of users for indirect, punitive, exemplary, special or consequential damages which may be alleged as resulting, directly or indirectly, from the use of this site.
To update your account information or to unsubscribe from the features you subscribed to on this Web Site, visit http://www.donnadaisy.com. In addition, you can unsubscribe from receiving commercial e-mail from the Web Site by clicking the link contained within an e-mail sent to you. You should be aware that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our databases. In addition, we may institute a policy in which user information is deleted after a certain amount of time, and therefore, your user information may no longer exist in Donna Daisy, Ph.D.. active database(s). In addition, even if you choose to unsubscribe or otherwise modify your user account settings, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. reserves the right to contact you regarding your account and your use of this Web Site.
No data transmission over the internet or electronic storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Please note that Donna Daisy, Ph.D. cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Donna Daisy, Ph.D., and you do so at your own risk.
The Web Site and communications sent by the Web Site may contain links that take you outside our services and are beyond our control. For example, you may encounter links from sponsors or partners, which may or may not include the Dr. Molly Barrow logo as part of a co-branding agreement. If you “click” on the link to a third party, the “click” takes you to a third party’s web site or online content. These other web sites may set their own cookies, collect data, solicit personally identifiable information and/or have their own privacy policies.
VALIDATION OF TESTS
Donna Daisy, Ph.D. does occasionally uses test results for statistical purposes, but only in an aggregated and anonymous form. Occasionally, we gather test data in order to validate our tests. Each visitor has the choice of submitting his/her information for validation purposes. Even in this instance, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. never uses individual data (name, place of residence, etc.), but uses aggregated (collective) databases for purposes of test validation. Otherwise, no records of scored tests and quizzes are kept.
CONSENT TO TRANSFER
This Web Site is operated in the United States. If you are located in the European Union, Canada or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using the Web Site or providing us with your information, you consent to this transfer.
ACCEPTANCE & Terms and Conditions CHANGES
By using this Web Site, you accept our privacy practices, as outlined in this Terms and Conditions. Donna Daisy, Ph.D. reserves the right to modify, alter or otherwise update this Terms and Conditions at any time. We will post any new or revised policies on the Web Site. However, Donna Daisy, Ph.D. will use your personally identifiable information in a manner consistent with the Terms and Conditions in effect at the time you submitted the information, unless you consent to the new or revised policy.
The EFFECTIVE DATE of this Terms and Conditions is: April 17, 2010
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD EVERYTHING ON THIS PAGE, AND I AGREE TO IT.