1. All information contained in this website and on this blog is provided by Abigail Burd, LCSW (California license: LCS 26867), unless clearly and expressly stated to be a guest post.
2. Information provided is for educational purposes only, and is not intended to diagnosis, treat or otherwise replace medical or clinical treatment. Even diagnostic tests or screens are intended to be informational indicators of when to seek help in person from a professional, and do not on their own provide a diagnosis. Abigail is licensed to provide therapy in the state of California by the Board of Behavioral Science, and only in the state of California. Therapy is usually useful when performed within the scope of practice of a licensed therapist, however no claims of guaranteed results should ever be inferred.
3. The information provided here is intended for a general audience. The mission is to raise awareness around certain mental health topics and provide resources. This website and blog are also advertising for the professional services provided by Abigail Burd in her private practice for psychotherapy in San Diego.
4. At this time, there are no sponsors or advertisers on this website, other than Abigail Burd, LCSW. Opinions expressed are entirely my own. Occasionally, there are giveaways of products, books or event tickets. When done, the sponsor is clearly indicated. This website may also contain affiliate links of certain recommended products. Affiliate links, for example to a book on Amazon.com, or a baby product on Ergobaby.com, are able to track that this website referred a person. When a qualified purchase is made, I may receive a small percentage as an advertising fee.
5. Use of this website and blog does not on its own constitute the establishment of a therapeutic relationship.
6. MOST IMPORTANTLY: ANY CONTACT THROUGH THIS WEBSITE CANNOT BE CHECKED QUICKLY ENOUGH FOR A CRISIS. IN THE EVENT OF AN URGENT MENTAL HEALTH SITUATION, PLEASE CALL 911. IN SAN DIEGO, YOU CAN ALSO CALL THE ACCESS AND CRISIS LINE AT 888-724-7240.