MUST READ - By checking this box, I acknowledge that I have read, understood and accept the terms set forth in this Agreement. It includes scope of practice & medical disclaimers.
Bond with Health provides a membership (“Membership”) to our platform, Bond with Health Autoimmune Collective, which provides programs, services and program materials supporting autoimmune individuals and families (the “Platform”). The Client agrees to the terms of the Membership herein.
For good and valuable consideration, you and we agree to the following terms:
MEDICAL DISCLAIMER. You acknowledge and agree that, All Membership coaches from Bond with Health are not licensed dietitians, naturopathic doctors or medical physicians. You acknowledge and agree that,
(a) all Membership coaches from Bond with Health are not licensed dietitians, naturopathic doctors or medical physicians;
(b) if you have not previously consulted a licensed physician about your autoimmune disease, disorder, condition or physical symptoms, you are directed to promptly do so;
(c) you are not to alter or discontinue treatments prescribed by a licensed physician or other licensed health professionals without consulting the individual who prescribed the treatment based on things you learned in the Membership;
(d) our Membership and use of our Platform do not create any patient-client relationship between you and Bond with Health;
(e) you are responsible for speaking with your doctor about the dietary and lifestyle changes including nutrition, supplements, exercise/movement, breath work or meditation practices discussed in the Membership to support autoimmune;
(f) Bond with Health is in no way liable for your health or safety. In consideration of your participation in the Membership, you hereby accept all risk to your health, including injury or death that may result from such participation and you hereby release Bond with Health on your behalf and on behalf of our personal representatives, estate, heirs, next of kin, and assigns from any and all costs, claims, causes of action and damages arising from any and all illness or injury to my person, including my death, that may result from or occur as a result of my participation in the Membership, whether caused by negligence or otherwise; and
(g) Our Membership to the Platform is intended solely for persons who are 18 years of age or older. Any registration by, use of, or access to any programs, services and program materials by anyone who is younger than 18 years of age is unauthorized, unlicensed and violates these terms in the Agreement. By purchasing or using any of our programs, services and program materials, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age. If you are joining the Membership on behalf of your child (a minor) or another family member, you acknowledge it is your responsibility to discuss changes in nutrition and lifestyle with your child or family member’s physician.
PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK. You acknowledge and agree that any nutritional, supplement, breathwork, movement, meditation and any other health-focused modalities you undertake are undertaken of your own free will. You accept that the responsibility for your health care is your own. You hereby agree to assume full responsibility for any manner of loss, injury, claim or damage whatsoever, known or unknown, incurred as a result of same and you, your heirs, executors, administrators or assigns for any loss, injury, claim or damage sustained as a result of your attendance and/or participation. You have read the above release and waiver of liability, fully understand its contents and voluntarily agree to the terms and conditions stated.
COACHING DISCLAIMER. You acknowledge that our Membership, coaching services and materials 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 your coach is not acting as a mental health counsellor, therapist or medical professional.
You acknowledge and agree that,
(a) you are fully responsible for your well-being during your coaching sessions and subsequently, including your choices and decisions;
(b) 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;
(c) all comments and ideas offered by your coach are solely for the purpose of aiding you in achieving the defined goals you create with your coach. You have the ability to give your informed consent, and hereby give such consent to your coach to assist you in achieving such goals and understand that results are not guaranteed;
(d) to the extent our work together involves personal development, career or business, your coach is not promising outcomes including but not limited to trauma recovery, personal introspection, increased personal happiness, career progression, profitability and/or business success; and
(e) your coach will protect your information as confidential unless stated otherwise in writing. Confidential information does not include information that: (a) was in the coach’s possession prior to its being furnished by the Client; (b) Is generally known to the public or in the Client’s industry; (c) Is obtained by the coach from a third party, without breach of any obligations to the Client; (d) is independently developed by the Coach without use of or reference to the Client’s confidential information; or (e) coach is required by statute, lawfully issued subpoena or by court order to disclose; (f) is disclosed to the Coach and as a result of such disclosure the Coach reasonably believes there to be an imminent or likely of danger or harm to the Client or others; and (g) involves illegal activity.
TECHNOLOGY DISCLAIMER. We try to ensure that the availability and delivery of our services are uninterrupted and error-free. However, we cannot guarantee that your access will not be suspended or restricted from time to time, including to allow for repairs, maintenance or updates, although of course, we will try to limit the frequency and duration of suspension or restriction. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we will not be liable to you for damages or refunds, or for any other recourse, should our Platform or coaching services become unavailable or access to them becomes slower or incomplete due to any reason such as system backup procedures, internet traffic volume, upgrades, overload of requests to the servers, general network failures or delays, or any other cause which may from time to time make our Platform or services inaccessible to you.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. Bond with Health retains all ownership rights to the content and program materials provided during your participation in the Membership. The copyrighted and original materials you are provided are for your individual use only and with a single-user license. You are not authorized to share, copy, distribute, or otherwise disseminate any materials received from us electronically or otherwise without our prior written consent. All intellectual property, including the copyrighted content and program materials, shall remain the sole property of Bond with Health, and no license to sell or distribute materials is granted or implied. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell or exploit for any commercial or personal purposes, any portion of the program, including any of the program materials.
GROUP COACHING FORMAT FOR THE MEMBERSHIP. Group coaching is an essential part of Membership and community support and education are one of the key reasons for its success. I agree to discuss my nutrition plan, challenges and progress in an online group coaching format with Bond with Health and other Membership participants for the purpose of education, motivation and encouragement. You further acknowledge and agree that coaching calls are recorded for the purpose of replays for participants in Membership who have missed a session and for future members. These sessions are not shared with anyone outside of Membership.
It is your responsibility to advise Bond with Health about a subject that you do not wish to discuss. Bond with Health will not discuss your health information outside of the Membership and will not release or disclose this information to any other person, without my prior consent, except as required by applicable law.
In providing nutritional, supplement, movement and lifestyle education to you through group coaching and the online learning modules/tutorials, Bond with Health is relying upon the truth, accuracy and completeness of all information you have provided. Decisions you make for changes in diet, including the use of nutritional supplements, breathwork and movement, are entirely your responsibility.
EMAIL. By participating in our Membership, you have consented to receive an email from us. Should you wish to opt-out of being on our email subscription list, please email [email protected]
FEES. The Client agrees to pay a yearly, quarterly, or monthly fee (established at the time of enrollment in consideration of the Membership.
CANCELLATION POLICY. New information for the Membership is released on a monthly basis. If you feel the Membership does not fit your needs, you can unsubscribe. To do so, you must provide 10 business days notice (14 days) via email to [email protected] in order to cancel your subscription for the upcoming month. All payments or portions of payments made to Bond with Health are non-refundable.
You acknowledge the terms of this cancellation policy and that you will have access to the Membership content for the duration of your time in the Membership. Once your subscription is cancelled, you will lose all access to content and community resources. It is your responsibility to save all relevant materials to your own computer.
CHANGES TO OUR MEMBERSHIP. We reserve the right to change our Membership and its materials at any time by giving you advance notice of the changes by email or in writing. Your continued use of our Membership and materials after any change will constitute your acceptance of such change. If you do not agree with the changes to the Membership you can choose to discontinue the use of our Membership, and its materials.
MEDIA RELEASE. By participating in our Membership, we reserve the right to use your testimony, in any form, for our marketing or promotional efforts, without compensation to you at any time, now or at any time in the future.
MEMBERSHIP AND COMMENTING ZERO-TOLERANCE POLICY. Bond with Health values its clients and members for the deep participation that occurs within its network and requires that all users of the Membership are respectful and civil in their communications with each other and with Bond with Health. Inappropriate comments and communications may be removed from the Platform, and the Client may be subject to termination. Examples of inappropriate comments, harassment, and/or bullying, include, but are not limited to:
(a) Derogatory language/statements, slurs, negative stereotyping or threatening, intimidating, or hostile acts that relate to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability (including jokes or pranks that are hostile or demeaning with regard to race, color, religion, gender national origin, age, or disability);
(b) written or graphic material that denigrates or shows hostility or aversion toward an individual or group because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability and that is displayed on the comment network; or
(c) Sexual and gender-based harassment as described under the Human Rights Code of Ontario, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.19.
If you see something that you think may violate our guidelines, please help us by emailing [email protected]. We will review these reports and work as quickly as possible to remove content or communications that don’t meet our guidelines, conduct an investigation, and commence disciplinary action, where applicable.
NATURE OF RELATIONSHIP. Bond with Health is an independent contractor and nothing in this Agreement shall be interpreted to conclude that Bond with Health is an employee of the Client. Bond with Health bears sole responsibility for the payment of taxes, employment insurance and other expenses associated with their business in relation to the services outlined hereunder.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES. We may provide links and pointers to other websites maintained by third parties that may take you outside of our Membership and services. We assume no responsibility for errors or omissions caused by other websites that may be referred to in our Membership and Services. We have no control over the contents or functionality of those websites and so we accept no responsibility for any loss, damage, or otherwise, that may arise from your use of them therefore we do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any other website or their content.
INDEMNIFICATION. You agree at all times to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless, as well as any of our agents, contractors, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, joint venture partners, successors, transferees, assignees, and licensees, as applicable, from and against any and all claims, causes of action, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including legal fees and expenses on a solicitor client basis, arising out of or related to our Membership and Platform, or your breach of any obligation, warranty, representation or covenant set forth in these Terms and Conditions or in any other agreement with us, to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. Save and except for harm caused due to our wilful misconduct, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by you or others in connection with our Membership or Platform, including without limitation any liability for any accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental distress, condition or issue, physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual injury or harm, loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits or contracts, loss of anticipated savings, loss of data, loss of goodwill, wasted time and for any other loss or damage of any kind, in law or in equity, however and whether caused by negligence, breach of contract, or otherwise, even if foreseeable. You specifically acknowledge and agree that we are not liable for the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user of our Platform or enrolled in our Membership.
The Fine Print
- Jurisdiction. This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Canada and the province of Ontario as applicable.
- Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions in the Agreement will remain in full force and effect.
- Modification. Any modification of this Agreement or additional obligation assumed by any Party in connection with this Agreement shall be binding only if evidenced in writing signed by both Parties.
- Assignment. Neither this Agreement nor any other rights or obligations under this Agreement shall be assigned or otherwise transferred.
- Dispute Resolution. The parties will do their best to work out any differences through a phone conversation or via email. However, should a dispute ever arise between us, we agree now that we will subject to final and binding arbitration before a single arbitrator, selected jointly.
- Non-disparagement. Client shall not make any false, disparaging, or derogatory statement in public or private regarding Bond with Health, its employees, or agents. Bond with Health shall not make any false, disparaging, or derogatory statements in public or private regarding the Client.
- Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between the parties and replaces any prior written or oral agreements.
- Waiver of Breach. The waiver by me/us of any breach by you of any provision of this Agreement will not be taken to be a waiver of any further breaches by you.
- Notice. For the purpose of this Agreement, e-mail will suffice for written notice when required as set out above.
- Headings. The headings used in this Agreement are for stylistic purposes only and none of the content in the headings are intended to be legally binding.
- Counterparts. This Agreement may be executed electronically and in counterparts, each of which will be deemed an original and all of which taken together shall constitute one and the same agreement.
OK, now that part is finished … WELCOME TO THE MEMBERSHIP! This is going to be AMAZING!!! You are going to do great things not only for yourself, but your entire family. Together, we are strong!