Jane Parsons-Fein LCSW | Privacy Policy


www.pfti.org, www.JaneParsons-Fein.com, www.nychypnotherapist.com, (collectively the “Site”) is owned by Jane Parsons-Fein (“Parsons-Fein”) values your privacy and is dedicated to protecting your personal information and providing you with:


What personally identifiable information we collect
How the information is used
With whom the information may be shared


What choices you have regarding collection, use and distribution of that information


Procedures we use to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of that information


How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information we have collected from you


Tracking Technology. Jane Parsons-Fein logs IP addresses (a unique number assigned to every computer on the Internet) in order to improve security, analyze trends and administer the Site. We may track your movement within the Site, the pages from which you were referred, access times and browser types. We only use this information in aggregate and do not link it to you personally. To gauge the effectiveness of our Site, we do collect some generic information about our visitors. Our web servers automatically recognize a visitor’s domain name, the web page from which a visitor enters our Site, which pages a visitor visits on our Site, and how much time a visitor spends on each page. We may use anonymous tracking technologies to collect, store and sometimes track information for statistical purposes and to improve the products and services we provide. We aggregate this information and use it to evaluate and improve our Site. We store information that we collect through cookies, log files, clear gifs, and/or third party sources for instance to verify your address or update your information and to create a “profile” of your preferences. We tie your personally identifiable information to information in the profile, in order to improve the content of the Site for you. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We may use cookies on this Site. We may use session ID cookies and persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our Site. A session ID cookie expires when you close you browser. A persistent cookie, either from our Site or from our payment processing site, remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file. Persistent cookies are used to differentiate users of our Site to customize the content of certain sections of the website and enable us to track and target the interests of our users and to enhance the experience on our Site. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Site, but your ability to use some areas of our Site may be limited.

Registration: To become a user, you must first complete the registration form which will provide personally identifiable information such as name and billing information as well as listings obtained from you.

Surveys: We may from time to time provide a survey for our readers to fill out providing us with demographic information. We encourage you to submit this information so we can provide you a more personalized experience on our Site but participation is entirely voluntary.

Third Party Links: We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by our Site


Third Party Offers: We do not share personally identifiable information or survey results with other third parties and will not use your information to send you information about third party offers. We will only use your information to further the business conducted on this Site.

Other Uses. We may use your personal information to contact you about the services on our Site in which you have expressed an interest, for example, if you have contacted customer service or made an inquiry.

Service-related Announcements: We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, or the delivery of a service or product is delayed we might send you an email, or if there is some service issue with something you might have ordered. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature.

Exceptional Circumstances: If Jane Parsons-Fein, or any of its lines of businesses or affiliated companies, is sold or disposed of as a going concern, whether by merger, sale of assets or otherwise, the relevant databases of Jane Parsons-Fein could, in whole or in part, be sold as part of that transaction. Therefore, information about our users, including personal information, will be disclosed as part of any merger or acquisition, creation of a separate business to provide the Site, our Services or sale or pledge of our company assets as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which personal information would be transferred as one of the business assets of the company. Information about our users, including personal information, may also need to be disclosed in connection with a commercial transaction where Jane Parsons-Fein, or an affiliate, is seeking financing, investment, support or funding. In such transactions, personal information will be subject to the promises made in any pre-existing Privacy Policy in effect when the information was obtained. We also may have to release personally identifying information when it is necessary to comply with judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants, orders, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Jane Parsons-Fein or others.


You may opt-out of use of your information as set forth above by emailing us at: unsubscribe@pfti.org.


If for any reason you are concerned that the personal information maintained by Jane Parsons-Fein is not correct, or should you wish to have your email address removed from our mailing list or contact information changed, please email us at: janeparsons@pfti.org. We will be happy to review, update or remove information as appropriate. We may still retain your information in our files however, to resolve disputes, enforce our Terms of Use, and due to technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of our Site.


We have security procedures in the storage and disclosure of personal information, which you have given us in order to prevent unauthorized access. Keep in mind however, that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.

Our Site may also contain links to other Web Sites. Keep in mind that Jane Parsons-Fein
does not control and is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content of these other web sites.


The Effective Date of this Privacy Policy is set forth below. Please make special note of the Effective Date of this Privacy Policy. We may revise and update this Privacy Policy if our practices change, as technology changes, or as we add new services or change existing ones. If we make any material changes to our Privacy Policy or how we handle your personal information or how we keep your purchases anonymous, you will know because the Effective Date of the Privacy Policy will change. If we are going to use any personal information in a manner that is materially different from that stated in our Privacy Policy at the time we collected such information, we will give you a reasonable opportunity to consent to the change. If you do not consent, your personal information will be used as agreed to under the terms of the privacy policy in effect at the time we obtained that information but you may not be able to use our Site or Services in the future. By using our Site or Services after the Effective Date, you are deemed to consent to our then-current privacy policy. We will use information previously obtained in accordance with the privacy policy in effect when the information was obtained from you.


If you choose to visit the Site your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the State of New York.

© 2013 Jane Parsons-Fein
Effective Date: September 2, 2013