Privacy Terms and Policy
HBInetwork.com is a service of the HUMAN BEHAVIOR INSTITUTE (HBI) to our members and providers. The information provided here is intended for general informational purposes only and must not be treated as replacement for professional, legal, or medical advice. If you need assistance in the area of behavioral and mental health, please seek professional help from one of our member providers or other qualified professionals.
HBI is committed to protecting your privacy and to mutual understanding and agreement of the terms & policies pertaining to the use of our website.
HBI regularly reviews the information on our website in order to keep up with new developments in the behavioral and mental health field, however, some information on our website may be out of date at any given period.
The statement referred hereto applies to data collected by HBI through this website. It does not apply to those sites, services and products that are linked from our website that have their own privacy statements.
Collection of Your Personal Information
In order to access some of our website features, you will be asked to sign in with an e-mail address and password. In most cases, this login will be part of the member or provider database, which means only those who are part of our network will be able to gain access to members/providers only information on our website. As part of creating your login, you may also be requested to provide questions and secret answers, which we use to help verify your identity and assist in resetting your password, as well as an alternate email address.
Initially you will be asked to provide personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. We may also collect demographic information, such as your ZIP code, gender, area of practice, and specialty.
Use of Your Personal Information
We also use your personal information to communicate with you. We may send you newsletters, as you opt to receive them on a regular basis that is considered part of the service or until such time that you cancel your subscription.
Sharing of Your Personal Information
Except as described in this statement, we will not disclose your personal information outside of HBI and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your consent. HBI does not share your contact information with third parties for marketing purposes.
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as providing customer support, hosting websites, and website modifications. Those companies will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using it for any other purpose.
We may access and/or disclose your personal information if we believe such action is necessary to: (a) comply with the law or legal process served on HBI; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of HBI (including the enforcement of our agreements); or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of HBI services or members of the public.
Accessing Your Personal Information
You may have the ability to view or edit your personal information online. In order to help prevent your personal information from being viewed by others, you will be required to sign in with your login (e-mail address and password).
Security of Your Personal Information
HBI is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities.
If a password is used to help protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Do not share this information with anyone. If you are sharing a computer with anyone you should always choose to log out before leaving a site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users.
Protecting Children from Accessing Sensitive Information
The information provided in our website is not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not allow children under 13 to register in our website. If you are under the age of 13, please talk to your parents about the intended use of this website. Always ask permission from your parents before registering in our website and/or giving any information during the registration process.
HBI welcomes you to send us any comments about our website or if you feel that we do not adhere to the terms and conditions set forth in our Privacy Terms and Policy. Please send your comments to: Human Behavior Institute – 2740 South Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146.