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and Mental Health

Disclaimer and jurisdiction policy

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health ("CAMH") provides this website service to support our mission of providing leadership in creating better understanding, prevention and care in addictions and mental health. To that end we provide information to the public and professionals that is accessible, current at the time of posting and reliable. Your access to and continued use of CAMH's web site at www.camh.ca (the "Site") constitutes your acceptance of, and is conditional upon your continued acceptance of and compliance with, the following provisions. If you have not already done so, please take some time to familiarize yourself with them. Please check back periodically as these terms and conditions may change from time to time.

Users of the Site ("you") agree that the information and content on the Site, including but not limited to public information pamphlets, articles, opinions, views, and newsletters (collectively the "Information"), is provided for educational information purposes only. It is not designed or intended to constitute medical advice or to be used for diagnosis. Due to unique individual needs, you should consult your own personal physician and/or a local addiction or mental health agency to determine the appropriateness of the Information for your specific situation and before making any decision regarding treatment and/or medication. Online resources are not a substitute for the personalized judgment and care of a trained medical professional.

Any Information provided by CAMH is believed to be reliable when posted. However, we do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the Information provided. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with, the use of any such information, including any reliance on the availability , accuracy, completeness, usefulness or appropriateness of such information. We also expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions regarding use of the Site or the Information. We assume no obligation to update the Information or advise on further developments concerning topics mentioned. The Information is supplied "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" and may contain typographical or other errors. We will not be liable for any damages or injury, including but not limited to special or consequential damages, that result from use of, or reliance on, the Information on this Site.

The Information may be changed from time to time without notice. Certain portions of the Information clearly indicated as being contributed by a third party and made available on, or otherwise accessible through, this Site should not be assumed to have been reviewed or endorsed by us.

Although we attempt to provide information that is available, uninterrupted, timely, secure, error-free and free of computer viruses or other harmful components, we do not make warranty of it.

Reference to or mention of specific products, processes or services do not constitute or imply a recommendation or endorsement by us. Any links we provide to other sites are provided as a reference to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest. These other sites were independently developed by parties other than CAMH and we do not assume responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained at, or endorse the viewpoints expressed at such other sites.

The laws in effect in the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable there, shall govern this Agreement and any dispute or claim based on your use of the Site or the Information. You agree that any action or proceeding related to this Agreement or your use of the Site shall only be brought by you in the courts of the Province of Ontario. The Site is intended primarily for use by residents of Ontario, Canada Users outside of Ontario may find specific references or information to be inapplicable to their geographic location.

If you do not agree to be bound by the above terms and conditions then please click on the [BACK] button on your Web browser until you have left this Site. In addition, please delete all browser bookmarks, downloaded files and saved web pages gathered from this site, and destroy any copies of website material that you have printed.

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