Terms & Conditions
This website is owned and operated by the InsideOut Institute for the purpose of providing information and resources in relation to the management of eating disorders to the public and health professionals for general use only.
Any information about clients or their friends or relatives collected through this website about any identifiable individual will be kept strictly confidential, as described below.
The information contained in this website does not constitute medical advice, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice. The diagnosis and treatment of a clinical condition can only be undertaken in person by a qualified healthcare professional. You should always seek the advice of a qualified healthcare professional with any questions you have regarding your health or a medical condition.
Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking treatment because of any result provided by the self-assessment tools, questionnaires or any other information you have read on this site.
We may provide names, contact details and/or materials of healthcare professionals on this website. We do not endorse or evaluate those healthcare professional or their materials. Your choice of a healthcare professional is personal to you and we cannot provide any assistance.
b. Our E-clinic Services provided through the website are governed by additional terms and conditions. You are required to read and accept these additional terms to access and use our E-clinic Services.
2. Disclaimer: General advice only
a. This website is intended for use by persons over the age of 16, or who otherwise have the capacity to understand the diagnosis and treatment issues relevant to eating disorders, who require information surrounding eating disorders for personal, non-commercial purposes only. This website provides educational information about the management of eating disorders.
b. The information contained in this website does not constitute medical advice, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice. The diagnosis and treatment of a clinical condition can only be undertaken in person by a qualified healthcare professional. You should always seek the advice of a qualified healthcare professional with any questions you have regarding your health or a medical condition.
c. If you are unsure about the suitability of the website, or its contents, for your condition, you must seek the advice of a qualified healthcare professional.
d. If you:
\ i. require urgent medical attention; or
\ ii. are at risk of harming yourself or someone else;
you must call emergency services. In Australia, the number for emergency services is 000.
e. InsideOut is not responsible for monitoring you or your healthcare, concerning any medical treatment you receive in connection with the information provided on this website, and does not provide any medical or other health professional services. Your use of the website does not give rise to a health professional-patient relationship between you and InsideOut.
f. In relation to any service or information received through this website, you acknowledge and agree that:
\ i. the inclusion of the name, contact details or any other information about a healthcare professional on the website is not an endorsement of that healthcare professional or that information. We are unable to recommend or endorse any healthcare professionals;
\ ii. your use of the website will not be monitored or reviewed by a healthcare professional; and
\ iii. we are not required to follow up with you, outside the automated interactivity of the website, regarding your care or mental health.
The self-assessment tools and surveys provided on this website are not intended to be a substitute for professional clinical advice. InsideOut does not guarantee the accuracy, quality, suitability or reliability of the results of the self-assessment tools or feedback from any of its surveys and questionnaires. You should always seek the advice of a qualified health professional with any questions you have regarding your health. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking treatment because of any result provided by the self-assessment tools, questionnaires or any other information you have read on this site.
4. Permitted Use and Restrictions
a. You must:
\ ii. ensure that no data, information or other content posted, entered or uploaded onto the website is inappropriate or may cause offence, distress, menace or harassment (including profanities or indecent, obscene, racist, sexist, defamatory or other discriminatory content).
b. You must not:
\ i. use the website, including any information contained on the website, for any commercial purpose;
iii. access or use the website in a manner which would expose us to the risk of any claims or other legal or administrative actions;
iv. use the website to distribute any form of malicious, destructive or harmful code (including viruses, Trojan horses and worms) or any instructions activating such codes;
v. use the website in a manner which interferes, or threatens to interfere, with the efficiency or security of the website (or the servers or networks connected to the website) or the provision of the website by us to another person; or
vi. use the website in a manner which infringes any other person's intellectual property rights, rights under applicable privacy laws or confidential information.
5. Intellectual Property Rights
a. Content on this website is protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights which are owned by or licensed to us, unless otherwise indicated.
a. InsideOut collects information on this website for the purpose of providing information and resources in relation to the management of eating disorders to the public and health professionals.
b. InsideOut will keep information collected on this website strictly confidential, and will not disclose it to anyone else (except, in the unlikely event, that it is required to disclose it by law).
c. We may aggregate deidentified personal information collected through the website for research and reporting purposes.
This website may use 'cookies' as part of its interaction with your internet browser. Cookies enable us to provide you with a superior, customer-oriented service. A cookie is a small text file placed on your computer for a pre-defined period of time by our website server for later retrieval. In this way, we can deliver information better suited to your personal interests upon your next visit to this website. Our use of cookie technology helps to provide you with more individualised delivery of information and a better experience.
The website is provided to you on an "as is" and "as available" basis. You agree that your use of the website is at your sole risk. Without limiting clause 11 below, and only to the extent legally permissible, we do not warrant that:
a. the website or its contents will meet your specific needs or requirements;
b. the website or its contents will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free;
c. the website or its contents will be of merchantable quality or fit for any purpose;
d. the results (including any test or assessment results) which may be obtained from the use of the website will be accurate or reliable;
e. the quality of any products, services, information or other material you obtain or purchase through the website will meet your expectations; or
f. errors in the website or its contents will be corrected.
9. Third Party Content
a. We take reasonable care in compiling the website and its contents. However, the contents may not always reflect the most recent developments in medical knowledge or science. We encourage you to consult other sources in order to confirm the information you receive from the website.
10. User Content
The website may contain information or material which is posted, entered or uploaded by you and other users (User Content). You agree that, in respect of all User Content, we are not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of that information.
a. Subject to clauses 11(b) and 11(c) below, for all matters connected to:
i. your use or inability to use the website;
ii. the contents of the website or any part of the website; or
iii. injury to you or a third party as a result of your use of the website,
to the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all warranties, rights, remedies and liability to you or a third party, whether arising under law (including rules of common law, principles of equity, statutes and regulations), tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise.
c. To the maximum extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of a Non-Excludable Guarantee is limited, at our option, to either resupplying the program to you or paying the cost of re-supplying the program to you.
d. You are responsible for any information or User Content you post, enter or upload onto the website, or which is posted, entered or uploaded by another person using your Login Details.
12. Changes to the website
We may modify, change or update the website at any time, with or without notice. In the event of any such modification, change or update, we do not represent that any features or functionalities of the website will remain.
You hereby release us, our personnel and subcontractors from any loss (including legal costs and expenses on a full indemnity basis) or liability you suffer arising out of, or in connection with, your use or inability to use the website or with respect to the contents of the website or any part of the website (including errors or omissions contained in the website).
14. Denial of Access
15. Discontinue the Website
b. We make no representation that the website (including any content on the website) complies with the laws (including intellectual property laws) of any jurisdiction outside of the State of New South Wales, Australia. You are solely responsible for complying with the law of the jurisdiction in which you access or use the website.
If you need any technical assistance with the website you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our technical support team does not provide medical advice.