Privacy Policy

Dr. Annie Varvaryan's policy is to respect your privacy regarding any information that may be collected while operating this website. This Privacy Policy applies to https://www.drvarvaryan.com/ (hereinafter, "I", "me", "my", "this", "Drvarvaryan.com" or "https://www.drvarvaryan.com/"). Drvarvaryan.com respects your privacy and is committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide through this website. I have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what information may be collected on this website, how I use this information, and under what circumstances drvarvaryan.com may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected through the website and does not apply to the collection of information from other sources. This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and Conditions posted on this website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of this website. Depending on your activities when visiting the website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions. 

This Privacy Policy applies only to online activities and is valid for visitors to this website with regards to the information that is shared and/or collected in this website. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website. 

 

Consent by using our website, you hereby consent to my Privacy Policy and agree to its terms. 

Information collected by the website: The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point you are asked to provide your personal information. 

If you contact me directly, I may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send me, and any other information you may choose to provide. 

When you register for an account, the site may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, company name, address, email address, and telephone number. 

How this website uses your information:

This website uses the information collected in various ways, including to: 

  • Provide, operate, and maintain this website

  • Improve, personalize, and expand this website

  • Understand and analyze how you use this website 

  • Develop new products, services, features, and functionality

  • Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes

  • Send you emails

  • Find and prevent fraud

  • Log Files 

 

Log Files: This website follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information. This Privacy Policy was created with the help of the Privacy Policy Generator and the Disclaimer Generator. 

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information: Certain visitors to this website choose to interact with drvarvaryan.com in ways that require me to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that this website gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, I ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://www.drvarvaryan.com/ to provide a username and email address in order to get notifications when I post a new blog.

Cookies: To enrich and perfect your online experience, this website may use "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. This website uses cookies to help me identify and track visitors, their usage of https://www.drvarvaryan.com/, and the website access preferences. Drvarvaryan.com visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using this website, with the drawback that certain features of this website may not function properly without the aid of cookies. 

 

By continuing to navigate this website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to this website's use of cookies. 

Aggregated Statistics: This website may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Drvarvaryan.com may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, drvarvaryan.com does not disclose your personally-identifying information.

 

Privacy Policy Changes: Although most changes are likely to be minor, drvarvaryan.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in my sole discretion. This website encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change. 

CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information): Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to: 

  • Request that a business that collects a consumer's personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers. 

  • Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected. 

  • Request that a business that sells a consumer's personal data, not sell the consumer's personal data. 

If you make a request, I have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact me. 

GDPR Data Protection Rights: My main goal is to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following: 

  • The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service. 

  • The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete. 

  • The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions. 

  • The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. 

  • The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. 

  • The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions. 

If you make a request, I have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact me.

 

Children's Information: Another part of my priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. I encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity. 

Drvarvaryan.com does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on this website, I strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from my records. 

This Privacy Policy was created with the help of the Privacy Policy Generator and the Disclaimer Generator.

 

If you have additional questions or require more information about this Privacy Policy, contact me at: contact@couchconversationstherapy.com. 

Contact Me

For any questions you have, you can reach me here:

Dr. Annie Varvaryan

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Phone # (209) 326-1186

Please indicate call back days and times that are convenient for you. 

*Please note that the material on this website is for informational and/or educational purposes only. It is not intended to provide or be a substitute for professional psychological services. Use of this website does not constitute a professional working relationship. If you are experiencing a psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room and request a psychiatric evaluation.

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