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No Established Therapeutic Relationship Disclaimer

No therapeutic relationship has been establishing by engaging with The M.A.D. Beyond associated social media accounts or blog content. This includes, but is not limited to liking or repining posts, commenting on posts, or sharing posts. Additionally, contacting The M.A.D. Beyond and/or it's clinicians via e-mail or social media does not indicate the establishment of a therapeutic relationship. If you are in need or interested in taking part in direct therapeutic services, please contact your insurance provider’s customer service for assistance. You may also visit https://www.psychologytoday.com/us to “Find a Therapist” in your area.​

Social Media Policy Disclaimer

The content on The M.A.D. Beyond's website and social media are for marketing, advocating, and educational purposes only. The M.A.D. Beyond, PLLC or any of it's associated social media pages and websites are not psychotherapy, a replacement for therapy services or relationship, or a replacement for therapy services or medical or mental health care. Social media or a social media presence is not a not a request for a rating, endorsement or request from previous or current clients. No social media content or posts should be considered professional advice, as this information is for educational purposes only.

 

Clients, past and current, have the choice to like, follow, comment, re-post, direct message, and engage on social media with counselors, but this should be done at their own risk and with the understanding that this is a risk to their privacy and confidentiality. Commenting and messaging between session times are not confidential or encouraged, as they are not appropriate means for addressing crisis, questions, or concerns with your therapist. Please schedule an official session with your therapist to discuss any treatment questions or concerns. 

 

In order to honor professional boundaries and not engage in dual-relationship, previous and current clients will not be followed or friended on social media by counselors on all social media platforms.

If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts or in the case of an emergency, please seek out your nearest emergency room or, if in the U.S., call 911. In the case of a non-life threatening crisis, please utilize The National Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or other crisis supports and hotline resources.

Terms of Services

The purpose and mission of The M.A.D. Beyond is to provide information via online social media and The M.A.D. Beyond's blog to the general public. The purpose and mission is also to promote encouragement and provide a safe space to learn more about mental health topics. Materials and content shared by the authors/publishers of The M.A.D. Beyond have been reviewed and best efforts have been made in preparation of said materials. However, research and knowledge is continuously changing and evolving. Thus, Alexandra Skinner Walsh and The M.A.D. Beyond make no warranties in regards to the current accuracy, appropriateness to specific individuals or completeness of the contents and materials on or associated with The M.A.D. Beyond.

 

By accessing and utilizing The M.A.D. Beyond and associated social media, in any manner, automated or otherwise, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Services. By accessing and utilizing this site, you are also agreeing to use The M.A.D. Beyond and associated social media sites in accordance with these Terms of Service, and any other terms and conditions that apply to specific sections of the blog.

 

The information contained in The M.A.D. Beyond's blog and associated social media sites is strictly for educational, advocacy and marketing purposes. It is your responsibility to use your judgment and discretion regarding the information and tips in this blog. Thus, you take full responsibility of your actions/choices if you apply ideas contained in themadbeyond.com. The blog is not to be used in place of seeking mental health services or to be a sole method of therapeutic support. If you are in need or interested in taking part in direct therapeutic services, please contact your insurance provider’s customer service for assistance. You may also visit https://www.psychologytoday.com/us to “Find a Therapist” in your area.

 

In the case of an emergency, please seek out your nearest emergency room or, if in the U.S., call 911. In the case of a non-life threatening crisis, please utilize The National Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or other crisis supports and hotline resources.

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Certain sections of this blog may give you the opportunity to purchase different types of products and services provided by third parties. Affiliate links/ads are available at no cost to you, but provide the opportunity for The M.A.D. Beyond to earn commission if the link/ad is accessed through this site and a purchase made. There is no guarantee that mental health improvements will be made or be a result of purchasing any product(s) promised by the maker of the products. The M.A.D. Beyond actively seeks to try majority of the products endorsed, but not all. The M.A.D. Beyond is not responsible for the reliability, accuracy, quality or any other aspect of theses purchases, products and/or services. The M.A.D. Beyond is also not responsible for any loss or damage of these products as incurred as the result of these purchases. You are fully financially responsible for all purchases made by yourself or anyone acting on your behalf through this blog.

Advertisements and Tests Disclaimer

The M.A.D. Beyond does not endorse or recommend any “tests” that may be advertised on the blog. These types of tests include, but are not limited to, anxiety tests, depression tests, ADHD tests and so on. The M.A.D. Beyond recommends using discretion when clicking on these links as these tests are not an official diagnostic tool, do not serve in replacement of professional help and are not scientifically sound. The M.A.D. Beyond will not be held responsible and are not held responsible for any results and/or recommendations made or suggested by these sites. All links or advertisements are for informational purposes only. They are not guaranteed for accuracy, content or other purposes.