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The School of Natural Healing
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Privacy Policy
Last modified 5.24.18

At The School of Natural Healing (“SNH”, “We”, “Us” or “Our”), we have always respected and protected your privacy and personal information. This Privacy Policy clarifies how we do that, and covers our collection, use and disclosure of information we collect through our website and service. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information. The use of information collected through our service shall be limited to the purpose of providing the service for which our Clients have engaged us.

We periodically update this Privacy Policy. We will post any Privacy Policy updates or changes on this page.

While we will notify you of any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our treatment of the information you provide us, please Contact Us.

In a nutshell, we protect your Personal Information and we never rent, sell or give away your personal information to any 3rd parties.

Here is what we do (and don't do) with the information you provide us. You might fit into one or more of these categories:

"I am browsing your website"

We do not collect or maintain any Personal Information when you visit and browse our website.

"I contacted you through your Contact Us form"

If you contact us via the Contact Form or other e-mail communication we use your e-mail address and name to respond to your question or request. We do not store this information or add it to any type of database.

"I requested more information through the Request Information page"

If you request more information we add you to a database which is maintained by AWeber, Inc. Although AWeber, Inc securely stores your name and e-mail address We are ultimately responsible for maintaining your data. We never rent, sell or give away your personal information to any 3rd parties. When you are added to this list you will receive approximately five e-mails about the services and products available through the School of Natural Healing. You can unsubscibe immediately and permanently thorugh a link provided on each e-mail you receive.

You can view AWeber's Privacy Policy here: https://www.aweber.com/privacy.htm

"I am a Public Forum user"

We offer a publically accessible community forum. We encourage you not to post any personal information, including your name, e-mail address, phone number or location. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose any information through our community forum this information may be collected and used by others. We will correct or delete any information you have posted on the community forum if you so request by Contacting Us.

"I purchased a Correspondence Course"

While we do not collect any personal information on this website, our 3rd party provider, 1ShoppingCart, does, and we can access that information. We do not store it in any other way and access is only provided so that we may fulfill an order, and/or refund an order, and/or contact you about your course. Although 1ShoppingCart securely stores your name and e-mail address we are ultimately responsible for maintaining your data.

You can read 1ShoppingCart's Privacy Policy here: http://www.1shoppingcart.com/Legal/assets/privacy-policy.pdf

"I purchased an Online Course"

Online courses are purchased through 1ShoppingCart and your information is used and collected the same as a Correspondence Course.

We utilize Moodle software and aMember to manage your online account. Moodle and aMember are maintained on a 3rd party server with EduTech Leaders. However The School of Natural Healing is ultimately responsible for your data. The School of Natural Healing contracts with EduTech Leaders to assist us in keeping your data secure and to maintain our online courses.

We only use the information provided to
fulfill an order, and/or refund an order, and/or contact you about your course.

We may also send you course related email announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if your course is nearing an end, we send you an email. Moodle also sends e-mails when you have completed assignments. You do not have an option to opt out of these emails, which are not promotional in nature.

Use of Credit Card Information

If you make a purchase and provide us credit card information, we use it solely to process the transaction and collect payment from you. We use a third-party provider to manage credit card processing. This service provider is not permitted to store, retain, or use information you provide except for the sole purpose of credit card processing on our behalf.

Retention of Information

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

External Websites

Our Website provides links to other websites. We do not control, and are not responsible for, the content or practices of these other websites. Our provision of such links does not constitute our endorsement of these other websites, their content, their owners, or ther practices. This Privacy Policy does not apply to these other websites, which are subject to any privacy and other policies they may have.

Testimonials

We post customer testimonials on our website, which may contain personal information. We do obtain our Clients' consent to post their name along with their testimonial via email prior to posting the testimonial on our website. However, if you wish to request the removal of your testimonial, please Contact Us.