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The Contents of the Brattleboro Retreat Web Site Are for Informational Purposes Only

The intent of The Brattleboro Retreat web site is to provide general educational information and to help users learn about our mental health and addiction services, our continuing education opportunities and other services provided by the Brattleboro Retreat. The content on our web site is primarily created by Retreat staff with some information provided by outside sources. The use of the Brattleboro Retreat site and its content is at your own risk. This site does not provide medical advice.

This web site is not an attempt to practice medicine or to provide specific medical advice. It should not be used to make a diagnosis or to replace or overrule a qualified health care provider's judgment. The Brattleboro Retreat strongly encourages users to seek the advice of a qualified health care professional for answers to personal health-related questions. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the Brattleboro Retreat web site.

Users should not rely on the Brattleboro Retreat web site in situations where they might require emergency medical treatment. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately. Use of programs on the Brattleboro Retreat web site does not constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Should you begin the process of gaining admission to one or more Retreat programs through electronic means, we will treat confidentially and use the information you submit to arrange for appropriate and timely care.

You assume full responsibility for using the information on this site, and you understand and agree that the Brattleboro Retreat is not responsible or liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from its use by you or any user. While we strive to keep the information on the site as accurate and up-to-date as possible, we disclaim any warranty concerning its accuracy, timeliness and completeness, and any other warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In addition, the Brattleboro Retreat does not warrant that access to its web site will be error- or virus-free.

Access to other web sites is provided for your convenience. The Brattleboro Retreat is not responsible for the availability, accuracy or content of those external sites, nor does it endorse them.

All content on the Brattleboro Retreat web site is protected by U.S. copyright law. Unless otherwise stated, users may print or download information from this site for personal, non-commercial use only, provided they identify the source of the material and include a statement that the materials are protected by copyright law. Permission to reprint or otherwise reproduce any document in whole or in part is prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from the Brattleboro Retreat.

By choosing to use the Brattleboro Retreat web site, you acknowledge and agree to the terms of this Disclaimer and to the Brattleboro Retreat’s Privacy Policy. We encourage you to read them. We reserve the right to modify these terms and policies and recommend that you periodically review them.

March 2010