“The past is not your potential. In any hour you can choose to liberate the future.”
- Marilyn Ferguson
Counselling For Life is committed to protecting your privacy. We have developed this
the personal information we may obtain in the course of our day-to-day activities
and on our website located at www.counsellingforlife.com.
Your Privacy Rights
Since January 1, 2004, all businesses that collect, use or disclose personal information
in Canada in the course of commercial activities must comply with the Personal Information
and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). These obligations extend to all lawyers and
What is Personal Information
PIPEDA defines personal information as information about an identifiable individual,
but does not include a person's business title or business contact information.
If you retain Counselling For Life and/or use Counselling For Life’s website, we
assume that you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal
You may change or withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual
restrictions and reasonable notice, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Collection of Personal Information
We generally collect personal information directly from you throughout the time we
work with you. We may also obtain personal information about you from other sources,
- your insurance company;
- your employer;
- your accountant; or
- from a government agency or registry
Use of Personal Information
We use your personal information to provide counselling and coaching services to
you, to issue invoices and to maintain our database of clients.
We may also use your personal information to communicate with you about recent developments
in the law, to inform you about our services and to invite you to Counselling For
Protection of Personal Information
Counselling For Life endeavours to maintain appropriate physical, procedural and
technical security in order to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure,
or modification of personal information.
Privacy and Our Website
Our website, www.counsellingforlife.com, contains links to other sites which are
Counselling For Life may collect Personal Information when you voluntarily provide
it through your access and use of our website. For example, we may collect your Personal
Information through our website when you choose to participate in online surveys,
request information or send us an email. This information, on its own, cannot be
used to identify you.
Counselling For Life may also collect information about our website’s users, including
but not limited to gender, age, survey responses, Internet Protocol (IP) Addresses
and data stored in cookie files (see below for details about IP Addresses and cookies).
We may use this information to measure website traffic, use, and to enhance your
An IP Address is a number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access
the internet. This number does not identify your name, e-mail address or other Personal
Information. Cookies are data files that recognize repeat visitors, facilitate ongoing
access to some sites, and allow sites to understand how and when pages are visited
and by how many people. Visitors who are concerned about the use of cookie technology
may choose to enable a feature in their browser software that will erase cookies,
block all cookies, or warn the user before cookies are stored or exchanged.
Access to Personal Information
You can ask to see the personal information that Counselling For Life holds about
you. If you want to review, verify, or correct your personal information, please
contact us. Note that any such communication must be in writing.
In the event that Counselling For Life cannot provide you with access to your personal
information, we will endeavour to inform you of the reasons why, subject to any legal
or regulatory restrictions.
If Counselling For Life holds information about you and you can establish that it
is not accurate, complete or up-to-date, Counselling For Life will take reasonable
steps to correct it.
By accessing this Website you are acknowledging that you accept the following terms
1. The information contained on this Website is for general information. Counselling
For Life is not responsible for the accuracy or timeliness of the material contained
on this website. Counselling For Life shall not be liable for damages for the reader’s
use or reliance on any information found on this site.
2. Any email communication sent to Counselling For Life, by way of this website may
not be secure. As such, do not send information that is sensitive or confidential
3. Email communication sent to Counselling For Life by way of this website does not
create any type of relationship with any employees at Counselling For Life.
4. This site contains links to other websites. These links are provided solely for
convenience purposes. Counselling For Life does not control and is not responsible
for any of these third party sites or their content. Nor does Counselling For Life
endorse these sites or the information contained on the sites.