Last Updated on November 2, 2023
Helpful terms to know:
Cookies. These are small files that are placed on your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing the details of your browsing history on that website among its many uses.
Device. Any device that you use to access our website such as a computer, a cellphone or a digital tablet.
Personal Health Information. Any information that can identify you such as your name, age, email address, health number, programs or services you have accessed, etc. For more information about personal health information please review the following presentation prepared by the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario https://www.ipc.on.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/phipa-faq.pdf
Usage Data. This refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the use of the website or from the website infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Website. This refers to LIMA Counselling & Psychotherapy website, accessible www.limacounselling.com".
Collecting and Using Your Personal Data
- Personal Health Information. While using our website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to: email address, first name and last name, and phone number, which you can choose to provide or not provide.
- Usage Data. This may be collected automatically when using our website, and may include information such as your device's internet protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. If you access the website by or through a mobile device, we may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our service or when you access the service by or through a mobile device.
Web Beacons. Certain sections of our Service and our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit our website host, for example, to count users who have visited those pages and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of a certain section and verifying system and server integrity).
Cookies can be "Persistent" or "Session" Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session Cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser. We use both Session and Persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:
Necessary / Essential Cookies. These Cookies are essential to provide you with services available through the website and to enable you to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
- Use of information. We may use your information for purposes, such as data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our website, products, services, marketing and your experience.
Your information will not be disclosed to any third parties without your consent.
- Age. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, We take steps to remove that information.
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By phone number: 905 802 8812