1.1 All coaching services delivered by Shoshana Sadia as well as information on this website www.shoshanasadia.com are meant to help you identify the areas in your life and in your thinking that may be standing in your way. However, coaching is not professional mental health care or medical care. If you feel psychologically stressed to the point that it is interfering with your ability to function, please have the courage to seek the help you need in the form of a professional counsellor. Coaching may augment your therapy, but the work of coaching is meant to be done when major emotional and psychological wounds are already healing or healed.
1.2 You understand that the coaching services you will be receiving from Shoshana Sadia are not offered as a substitute for professional mental health care or medical care and are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any mental health or medical conditions. You also understand that Shoshana Sadia is not acting as a mental health counsellor or a medical professional.
1.3 You understand and agree that you are fully responsible for your well-being during the coaching sessions, and subsequently, including your choices and decisions.
1.4 You understand that coaching is not a substitute for counselling, psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, mental health care or substance abuse treatment, and you will not use it in place of any form of therapy.
1.5 You understand that all comments and ideas offered by Shoshana Sadia are solely for the purpose of aiding you in achieving your defined goals. You have the ability to give informed consent, and hereby give such consent to Shoshana Sadia to assist you in achieving such goals and aims.
1.6 You understand that Shoshana Sadia is not promising outcomes.
1.7 You understand that Shoshana Sadia will protect your information as confidential unless you state otherwise in writing.
1.8 You understand that the use of technology is not always secure and you accept the risks of confidentiality in the use of email, text, phone, Skype and other technology.
1.9 You hereby release, waive, acquit and forever discharge Shoshana Sadia from every claim, suit action, demand or right to compensation for damages you may claim to have or that you may have arising out of acts or omissions by Shoshana Sadia as a result of the advice given by Shoshana Sadia or otherwise resulting from the coaching relationship contemplated by this agreement.