The purpose of the blog portion of the site is to explore topics that come up in therapy with a larger audience. The purpose of my site as a whole is to educate people about my practice and the services I provide.

My blog and site are not intended as a substitute for treatment or consultation with a mental health professional or specialist of any kind. My blog has ever changing content and can include conversations and comments as compared with the main website where my practice is advertised. I reserve the right to change how I manage or run my blog and that I may change the focus or content at any time. My blog and site contain my opinions and do not reflect the opinions of any organizations I am affiliated with. Any information I provide on my blog and site are accurate and true to the best of my knowledge, but there of course may be omissions, errors or mistakes.

Information provided to me through this site should be for business inquiries only. Personal matters would be better handled in a phone or in person conversation. If you are experiencing an emergency, please reach out to 911 so you can receive care in a timely manner.

The information I present on this blog and site are for entertainment and/or informational purposes only and should not be seen as any kind of advice, such a medical, legal, tax, emotional or other types of advice. If readers rely on any info on this blog or site, it is at their own personal risk. Even though I am a professional mental health practitioner, my blog posts and site are for information purposes only and should not be seen as replacement or substitute for financial, health, nutritional, medical, legal, etc advice. Readers are always encouraged to consult with a professional before taking any sort of action. 

Readers’ use of this site does not create or constitute a therapist-client or supervisor-supervisee relationship with Jennie Chung, LCSW. 

Website, Social Media, and Communications

All content on this website and any social media platform is intended for informational and educational purposes only. Neither this site nor any social media platform should be considered medical advice. Any information should not be construed as a replacement or substitute for professional medical treatment or for professional medical advice. There is no replacement for personal medical treatment and advice from your personal physician. As a recipient of information from this website, or from social media, you are not establishing a clinician-client relationship with Jennie Chung, LCSW, nor does submission of any form or contact via this website, by email, by telephone, by website, or social media platform establish such a relationship. Setting up a brief telephone consultation is for the purpose of arranging a formal, in-person consultation. As consultations, neither of these establishes a clinician-client relationship. this relationship is established only if both parties agree to pursue treatment after the first intake appointment and all necessary documentation is signed and submitted.

Please note that Jennie Chung, LCSW cannot provide emergency treatment; please do not utilize this website or any other means of contacting Jennie Chung, LCSW, including but not limited to telephone, email, or social media, regarding an emergency situation; if you are experiencing an emergency in the United States, please activate Emergency Medical Services by dialing 911 or proceeding to your nearest emergency department. If you are located outside of the United States, please activate Emergency Medical Services by dialing the appropriate number based on your location.

Additional Policies

Who We Are: Our website address is: https://nytherapyspace.com.

Comments: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Media: An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies: If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded Content: If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your Data: If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Where your data is sent: Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).

Forms: Ultimate Member provides you with forms for user registration, login and profiles. Via these forms you are collecting personal data from your users. You should include in your privacy policy what personal data is captured when someone submits/fills in one of the forms, why you collect it and what you do with this data and how long you keep it.

How long we retain your Data: Registered user information is retained in your website’s database indefinitely. Data can be exported or removed upon users request via the existing WordPress data exporter or eraser. If syncing data to a 3rd party service (e.g Mailchimp via our MailChimp extension), data is retained there until unsubscribed or deleted.

Where we send your Data: Ultimate Member does not send any user data outside of your site by default. If you have extended the functionality of the plugin (e.g sending registered user data to MailChimp via our MailChimp extension, this user info may be passed to these external services. These services may be located abroad and out with the EU.