Effective Date: May 5, 2020
All sales are final for online E-courses. No refunds are issued for online courses once a sale is completed. The supplies and props used for any exercises instructed are not included in the purchasing price of the E-course.
The information in our E-course is for educational purposes only and is not intended to provide a medical diagnosis or substitute for medical advice. The Polyvagal Practice™ exercises in the E-course is intended for people who want to improve their resilience to stress. However, I make no representations, guarantees, or warranties that the information or exercises in our E-course are appropriate for you or will improve your medical condition or function. The information in our E-course is by no means complete or exhaustive and therefore does not apply to all conditions, disorders, and health-related issues. The information and instruction in this E-course is not intended to be medical advice, especially since I have not personally examined you and recommended exercises specific to your individual condition. All exercises in this E-course are suggestions and are not intended to mean the exercises are being recommended specifically for you or your condition(s). Any reference to or mention of any particular diagnoses or dysfunctions is intended for informational purposes only and not an attempt to diagnose your specific problems.
If you have any medical conditions, diseases, injuries, or disabilities, you should get medical clearance from your physician before you begin the exercises in the E-course. By purchasing this E-course and embarking on the exercises in it, you are assuming the risk that the exercises may not be appropriate for you and may increase your pain or cause you to have new pain or new symptoms. It is normal to experience some soreness or emotional discomfort after doing an exercise you are not used to doing. However, suppose you have pain or overwhelm and your symptoms increase, moves to a different location, or new or different symptoms arise after doing an exercise. In that case, you should stop the exercise and seek advice from a physician or other qualified health expert.
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