Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

CLIENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Please read these terms and conditions which apply to the provision of my professional services. By making an appointment, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions. If you are unable or unwilling to agree to these terms and conditions, then you should not book an appointment or continue with your course of therapy.

FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION

You may be offered a free 20 minute online initial consultation. No therapy will be provided during the consultation.

The purpose of this initial consultation is to provide insight into the process, establish expectations and answer any questions or concerns before providing services.  During these calls, estimates of the number of sessions required to deal with your presenting issue are given based on the information presented at that time. Estimates are only rough guidelines and are subject to change.

BOOKING & PAYMENT

In-person sessions: A non-refundable deposit of 50% is payable at the time of booking your first in-person session. The balance of the fee is due at least 48 hours prior to the first session. No refunds will be issued for cancellations within 48 hours of the session appointment.

Online sessions: A Refundable deposit of 50% is payable at the time of booking your On-Line session, The remaining balance payment for online sessions must be made at least 24 hours before the scheduled session start time. Where payment is not received

24 hours before your session, the session will be cancelled and may be offered to someone else. It is your responsibility to pay the session fees before each scheduled session to confirm the appointment booking.

One-time payments in full for service may provide for applied discounts.

CANCELLATION, RESCHEDULING & REFUNDS

Cancellation & rescheduling

If you need to cancel or re-schedule a session, please provide as much notice as possible. Notification must be made via email or phone call at least 48 hours prior to an in-person session or 24 hours for an online session.

Refunds

No refunds will be issued for cancellations within 48 hours of in-person sessions or 24 hours of online sessions.

Session fees are for my time and professional expertise and are not a guarantee of a successful outcome. Therefore, no refunds will be given for any sessions where you have attended and paid for the session.

Where a discount package or therapy program has been booked and paid for in advance, if you choose to discontinue your therapy process before attending all the sessions, a pro rata refund will be issued after deduction of the full standard session fee for any sessions you have attended.

Session Fees

All professional fees will be disclosed to you prior to booking. My professional fees are subject to review and may increase from time to time. You will always receive confirmation of the professional fees before booking.

Payment Methods

Payment may be made online via the website; www.wombforlove.com via credit/debit card™. Payment for in-person sessions can also be made via credit/debit card, PayPal or Venmo at the end of your session. Cash and cheques will not be accepted without prior agreement.

CONTACT BETWEEN SESSIONS

Any contact between sessions will be by telephone, email, or letter during office hours only (09.00am ~ 4.00pm, PST, Monday – Thursday). Any messages received outside of these hours will be dealt with during office hours only.

MEDICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL CONDITIONS

Questions may be asked about your medical history to establish any contra-indications to treatment. This will also help to assess whether your health is affecting (or being affected by) the therapeutic goals you wish to achieve. Please update me of any medical changes during your course of therapy, or if you are returning to therapy after a period of absence.

If you are receiving care or treatment from any medical, healthcare or therapy practitioner, e.g., GP, Psychologist, Psychiatrist or Counsellor, you may be asked to seek their permission before any therapy sessions can commence.

Please note that I will be unable to offer my professional services if you suffer from epilepsy or any form of psychosis.

AGE RESTRICTIONS

You must be at least 18 years old to participate in online sessions. Clients under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and will be seen in-person.

ATTENDING YOUR SESSIONS

Please ensure that you are available at your session start time. If you are running late, please let me know as soon as possible. I will do my best to make a full session available, however, as the ability to do this will depend on bookings after your session, this cannot be guaranteed.

HYPNOTHERAPY RECORDINGS

Hypnotherapy recordings should not be listened to whilst driving, operating machinery, or undertaking any other activity where concentration is required. Any recording provided is for your personal use only and must not be shared, lent, copied, or sold under any circumstances.

OUTCOME OF SESSIONS

The agreement to work on the issues presented by you in no way implies or guarantees the resolution of your presenting issue(s). No outcome can or will be guaranteed. However, I will always commit my best efforts and skills to work towards your goals and intended outcomes.

STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOUR

During any therapy sessions, I will treat you with respect and not abuse the trust you place in me. I will always use best practice in our mutual interest. In return, you undertake not to harm yourself, or any other person, including me, or any property belonging to either me or any other person.

You agree not to attend sessions under the influence of alcohol or recreational drugs, except those medications which have been prescribed by your doctor. If you do attend any sessions under the influence of alcohol or recreational drugs, or demonstrate violent or abusive behavior, I will cancel the session and may refuse to see you for any further sessions without refunding any payment already made.

CONFIDENTIALITY

All contact, including sessions, telephone conversations and emails, will be conducted in confidence and may be recorded. Prior to any recording, your agreement will be sought. All recordings, conversations and notes will remain confidential, except in the following circumstances:

Where you give permission for confidentiality to be broken

Where I am compelled by a court of law

Where the information is of a nature that confidentiality cannot be maintained, for example:

  • The possibility of harm to yourself or others exists.
  • In cases of fraud or crime
  • When minors (under 18 years old) are involved

Where a referring GP or other healthcare professional requires a report. A copy of the report will be made available on request.

LIABILITY & INDEMNITY

Under no circumstances will Connie Marie or Womb for Love be liable for any damages, including without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential, or other damages (including without limitation lost profits, lost revenues, or similar economic loss), whether in contract, tort, or otherwise, arising out of the advice or information provided to you during professional services provided by Connie Marie or Womb for Love. In addition, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Connie Marie or Womb for Love harmless from and against all claims, losses, liabilities, damages and expenses (including legal fees) arising out of your participation in the professional services.

GOVERNING LAW

It is agreed that the laws of the State of California shall govern any matter or dispute relating to or arising out of this Agreement, as well as any dispute of any kind that may arise between You and Connie Marie or Womb for Love, with the exception of its conflict of law provisions. In case any litigation specifically permitted under this Agreement is initiated, the Parties agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of the following county: LA County, California. The Parties agree that this choice of law, venue, and jurisdiction provision is not permissive, but rather mandatory in nature. You hereby waive the right to any objection of venue, including assertion of the doctrine of forum non convenience or similar doctrine.

ARBITRATION: In case of a dispute between the Parties relating to or arising out of this Agreement, the Parties shall first attempt to resolve the dispute personally and in good faith. If these personal resolution attempts fail, the Parties shall then submit the dispute to binding arbitration. The arbitration shall be conducted in the following county: LA County. The arbitration shall be conducted by a single arbitrator, and such arbitrator shall have no authority to add Parties, vary the provisions of this Agreement, award punitive damages, or certify a class. The arbitrator shall be bound by applicable and governing Federal law as well as the law of the following state: California. Each Party shall pay their own costs and fees. Claims necessitating arbitration under this section include, but are not limited to contract claims, tort claims, claims based on Federal and state law, and claims based on local laws, ordinances, statutes, or regulations. Intellectual property claims by the Company will not be subject to arbitration and may, as an exception to this sub-part, be litigated. The Parties, in agreement with this sub-part of this Agreement, waive any rights they may have to a jury trial regarding arbitral claims.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS UPDATES

These terms and conditions are subject to revisions without notice. Please familiarize yourself with any amendments if you have re-started therapy with me after a long period of absence.

DATA PROTECTION

For my services, your personal data is collected, processed, used, and stored in accordance with the following privacy policy: [link to privacy policy/statement]. By booking an appointment, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not book an appointment. The terms of this Privacy Policy may change from time to time without prior notice to you, so please check my website periodically for any changes.

CONCERNS & COMPLAINTS

If you have a concern or complaint regarding your therapy, please discuss this with myself in the first instance and I will endeavor to resolve the issue.

STATEMENTS OF UNDERSTANDING

Connie Marie and Womb for Love agrees to provide Rapid Transformational Therapy (RTT) sessions (details on RTT below).

RAPID TRANSFORMATIONAL THERAPY (RTT):

SCOPE OF PRACTICE:

I understand that Connie Marie and Womb for Love are not a licensed physician, psychologist, or medical practitioner of any kind and that hypnosis should not be considered a replacement for the advice and/or services of a psychiatrist, psychologist, psychotherapist, or doctor.

PARTICIPATION:

I give Connie Marie and Womb for love full permission to hypnotize me and to use Rapid Transformational Therapy knowing that by participating fully in the process and by listening to my personalized recording for 21 days, I play an important role in my overall success.

GUARANTEE:

I understand that although Rapid Transformational Therapy has an incredibly high success rate, Connie Marie and Womb for Love cannot and does not guarantee results since personal success depends on many factors that Connie Marie has no control over, including my willingness and desire to affect the changes inside of myself.

RECORDING:

I give full permission to make audio recordings that may include my voice. I understand that if a recording (or recordings) is made during or after my session(s), Connie Marie and Womb for Love retains full copyright over any forms of media that may be produced and distributed to me.

DEEPENING PROCESS: I hereby grant permission to respectfully lift my arm, touch my shoulder, or rock my head gently during my Rapid Transformational Therapy session(s) to help facilitate the deepening process.

DISCLAIMERS:

OMISSIONS, ERRORS, OR MISTAKES: All information on this website is accurate and true to the best of Connie Marie or Womb for Love’s knowledge, but that there may be omissions, errors, or mistakes. Connie Marie or Womb for Love are not liable for any damages due to any errors or omissions on the website, delay or denial of any products, failure of performance of any kind, interruption in the operation and your use of the website, website attacks including computer virus, hacking of information, and any other system failures or misuse of information or products.

TESTIMONIALS: The testimonials, statements, and opinions presented on Wombforlove.com are applicable to the individuals who wrote it. Results vary and may not be representative of the experience of others. The testimonials are voluntarily provided and are not paid, nor were they provided with free services, or any benefits in exchange for their statements. The testimonials are representative of client experiences, but the exact results will be unique and individual to each client.

RAPID TRANSFORMATIONAL THERAPY: People with Epilepsy or any person diagnosed as having a psychotic illness should not enter hypnosis. Connie Marie or Womb for Love accepts no responsibility whatsoever. Under no circumstances including, but not limited to, negligence shall Connie Marie or Womb for Love be liable for any special or consequential damages in any way whatsoever now or in the future that result from the use of or the inability to use hypnosis, advanced hypnotic techniques, hypnotherapy, or any other therapies.

The information, techniques, methods and recommendations by Connie Marie and Womb for Love are not intended to substitute for the diagnosis or the care of a qualified doctor nor to encourage the treatment of illness by persons not recognizably qualified. If you use hypnosis and are under medical care for any condition, do not make any adjustments to any prescribed medication without the approval of your doctor. If in any doubt, you should seek medical advice. Connie Marie and Womb for Love have taken due care and attention with the information provided during the therapy session and subsequent information is given in good faith. The information given is not intended to constitute medical advice.

Always consult your GP before changing medications and evaluating treatment alternatives.

CALIFORNIA DISCLAIMER: As required by California Business and Professions code, sections 2051, 2052, and 2053, specifically 2053.5, the following information is provided:

Therapist can state, indicate, or imply that she is not a physician, a surgeon, or a physician and surgeon. Hypnotists or Hypnotherapists are not licensed by the State of California and are not medical practitioners. Treatment with hypnotherapy is complementary to healing art services licensed by the state. The hypnotherapist does not diagnose, cure, or treat in any way, medical conditions, illnesses, or diseases. Hypnotherapy is not the practice of medicine, psychology, or psychiatry, and is not in any way intended to be a replacement for diagnosis or treatment of any complaint or ailment. Persons with mental disabilities or mental illnesses should seek psychiatric care.

By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the Client Agreement. You also agree with the statements below:

I confirm that I have been advised by Connie Marie and or Womb for Love and their representatives of the scope of the therapies that he/she provides and give my full consent to receiving therapy sessions from Connie Marie and or Womb for Love.

I understand that results may vary from person to person and the agreement with Connie Marie or Womb for Love to work on the issues or problems presented by me, using whatever therapies are appropriate to my situation, in no way implies or guarantees the resolution of any presenting problems or issues.

I understand that hypnotherapy or any other therapy or information provided by Connie Marie or Womb for Love either in person or via telephone, email, or internet, is not a replacement or substitute for medical, psychological, or psychiatric treatment. If I have any doubts or concerns about my health, I will seek advice from an appropriate qualified healthcare professional.

I declare that, if advised prior to or following any therapy sessions, to seek medical approval, I will consult with my GP, hospital consultant and/or other healthcare professional and gain the appropriate written approval prior to the next therapy session.

I have been advised that I am free to terminate any or all sessions at any time.

I understand that my level of motivation is vital in the therapy process, and I agree to always participate to the best of my ability, including making reasonable use of therapeutic suggestions during and between sessions, as well as listening to MP3 recordings and/or carrying out other therapeutic tasks as appropriate.

I have accurately and truthfully answered any questions and provided background information during the initial consultation and /or first therapy session and will continue to do so during any subsequent therapy sessions.

CONFIDENTIALITY

I consent that Connie Marie and or Womb for Love may release information to a specific individual or agency if it has been determined that a vulnerable person (child or elder) is at risk; if I, as a client, am in imminent danger to myself or others; or if a subpoena of records has been requested.

I also understand that, at any time, Connie Marie and or Womb for Love may discuss aspects of my case with other colleagues keeping my full name and identity completely confidential always unless I have given permission otherwise.