Privacy policy

This privacy policy applies to the use of www.leneenessiglcsw.com.  Your privacy is very important.  Accordingly, this policy has been developed in order for you to understand how your information may be used, collected, communicated and disclosed and how use of your personal information is made. The following outlines the privacy policy for Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC and www.leneenessiglcsw.com.

This policy applies to information that is collected:

  • On this website.

  • In e-mail, text, other electronic messages between you and this website.

  • Through mobile and desktop applications you download from this website, which provide dedicated non-browser-based interaction between you and this website.

  • When you interact with advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.

 

It does not apply to information collected by:

  • Offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by a company or any third party (including affiliates and subsidiaries); or

  • Any third party (including affiliates and subsidiaries), including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on this website.

 

Please read this policy carefully to understand the policies and practices regarding your information and how it is treated. If you do not agree with the policies and practices, your choice is not to use this website. By accessing or using this website, you agree to this privacy policy.

General Terms

Before, or at the time of collecting personal information,the purposes for which information is being collected will be identified. Personal information will only be retained as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.

Personal information will be collected and used solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified and for other compatible purposes, unless consent is obtained from the individual concerned or as required by law (see below).  Personal information will be protected by reasonable security safeguards, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

Personal information will be collected by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.  For example, this website utilizes Google Analytics and server-based analytics packages.  These gather limited information on visitors to the website automatically, and stores this anonymous information in server log files. This information may include IP addresses, browser type, basic IP information, referring pages, operating system used and date/time stamps. This information does not identify individual users. It is used only for site administration, as well as for analysis of website usage and trends.

Personal Information & How It Is Collected

Varying types of information is collected from, and about,the users of this website, including information:

  • By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number or any other information this website collects that is defined as personal or personally identifiable information under an applicable law (“personal information”); that is about you but individually does not identify you, and/or

  • About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access this website and usage details.

 

This Information is Collected:

  • Directly from you when you provide it.

  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, web beacons and other tracking technologies.

  • From third parties, for example, business partners.

Information You Provide

The information collected, on or through,this website may include:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on this website. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use this website, subscribing to a service, posting material or requesting further services.

  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC via this website.

  • Your search queries on this website.

You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the website, or transmitted to other users of the website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on, and transmitted to others, at your own risk. Although Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC may limit access to certain pages, you may set certain privacy settings for such information by logging into your account profile.  Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC cannot control the actions of other users of the website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC cannot and does not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.

Links To Other Websites

Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC is not responsible for the practices employed by any websites or services linked to, or from, this website, including the information or content contained within them. Please remember that when you use a link to go from this site to another website or service, this policy does not apply to those third-party websites or services. Your browsing and interaction on any third-party website or service, including those that have a link to or from this website, is subject to that third party's own rules and policies. In addition, you agree that Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC is not responsible and does not have control over any third-parties that you authorize to access your information. If you are using a third-party website or service and you allow them to access your information, you do so at your own risk. Consequently, it is strongly encouraged that you review the privacy policy of every website you visit, whether or not they are linked to this site.

Legal Disclaimer

The right to disclose your personal identifiable information, as required by law is reserved, when it is believed that disclosure is necessary to protect the rights of Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC, and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, including responding to any government or regulatory request or other legal process, to include enforcing or applying the terms of use and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Times change, as do privacy expectations.  This Privacy Policy is considered a living document, and may be modified or updated from time to time, so please review it periodically. Additional forms of notice of modifications or updates as appropriate under the circumstances, as a courtesy only may be provided to you. Your continued use of our site after any modification to this policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.

Questions & Concerns Contact

Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC is committed to conducting business in accordance with this policy in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained. Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC will make readily available to you, information about the policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.  Accordingly, if you have any questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy, please contact Lenée N. Essig, LCSW, SEP, LLC at lenee@leneenessiglcsw.com.