This website ("Site") is owned and operated by Arpan Sarma, a counselling psychologist and psychotherapist practising in India and consulting clients globally. Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to comply with and be bound by this disclaimer.
2. SCOPE OF SERVICES
Arpan Sarma offers a range of counselling and psychotherapy services aimed at promoting mental health and holistic well-being. These services employ a variety of therapeutic techniques tailored to the specific needs of each individual client.
3. COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPS
Arpan Sarma collaborates with a diverse array of professionals, including special educators, child counsellors, speech therapists, and psychometrists. Each professional operates on a freelance basis, holding individual licenses and supporting documentation in their respective fields. Should a client engage with any such specialist via sessions scheduled or facilitated through the Site or telephonic consultation, the client may request access to the professional's credentials.
4. NO ASSURANCE OF TREATMENT SUCCESS
The provision of therapy services does not guarantee a particular outcome. The success of therapy depends significantly on the client's personal commitment, active participation, and consistent self-practice. While Arpan Sarma endeavours to provide professional guidance and support, no express or implied warranty is given as to the efficacy of the therapy.
5. EXCLUSION OF MEDICAL AND PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES
Arpan Sarma is not a medical doctor or psychiatrist and does not hold the requisite qualifications to prescribe medication. However, he collaborates with licensed psychiatrists to provide a comprehensive approach to mental health care. Clients requiring psychiatric services will be referred to these professionals, who hold individual licenses and certifications.
6. EMERGENCY SITUATIONS
The Site is not designed to handle emergency situations. In the event of a crisis, please contact your local emergency services, a crisis hotline, or present yourself to the nearest hospital.
7. WEBSITE CONTENT
The content provided on the Site is intended for informational purposes only and should not be construed as professional advice. The use of this Site does not establish a therapist-client relationship.
8. CONFIDENTIALITY AND PRIVACY
Arpan Sarma respects the privacy of his clients. Information shared during therapy sessions is held in strict confidence and will not be disclosed without the client's consent, save where disclosure is mandated by law.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, Arpan Sarma shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in action under contract, negligence, or any other theory, arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use, or performance of the information, services, products, and materials available from this Site.
This disclaimer shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India. Any disputes arising in relation hereto shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of India.
MODIFICATION OF DISCLAIMER
Arpan Sarma reserves the right to amend this disclaimer at any time without notice. Changes
will take effect immediately upon posting on the Site.
For any queries or concerns regarding this disclaimer, please feel free to contact Arpan Sarma directly.
Last updated: 01.06.2023