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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
CounsellingResource.com
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:CounsellingResource.com
Web address:http://counsellingresource.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct482555
Date of initial review: 28 Mar 2006
Validity of certificate10 Oct 2013 - Oct 2015
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014

This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

The certified website is responsible for the content of its website, unless otherwise provided by law.

 

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
International Advisory Board: Professional and Scientific Faculty
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
Overseen by an international advisory board of distinguished academic faculty and mental health professionals with decades of clinical and research experience in the US, UK and Europe, CounsellingResource.com provides peer-reviewed mental health information you can trust.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

Audience:
Overseen by an international advisory board of distinguished academic faculty and mental health professionals with decades of clinical and research experience in the US, UK and Europe, CounsellingResource.com provides peer-reviewed mental health information you can trust.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

Purpose of the website
The Site is provided for educational and informational purposes only and is neither intended nor implied to be an appropriate substitute for the advice of a qualified mental health professional.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
All clinical material on this site is peer reviewed by one or more clinical psychologists or other qualified mental health professionals. This specific article was last reviewed or updated by Dr Greg Mulhauser, Managing Editor on 20 April 2011.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

All clinical material on this site is peer reviewed by one or more clinical psychologists or other qualified mental health professionals. This specific article was last reviewed or updated by Dr Greg Mulhauser, Managing Editor on 20 April 2011.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
Contact details
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

Accessibility
  (04 Feb 2011) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
The CounsellingResource.com site is a free service, and third-party advertising helps us offset the significant costs of maintaining that free service.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Advertisement
  (08 Feb 2011) - Link

2. Advertising cannot bias the content or editorial policy of this site (because the advertising depends on what is written, rather than what is written being influenced by the interests of whatever third party is paying for the advertising).

In other words, we produce a CounsellingResource.com page as usual, without regard for the interests of any potential advertiser, and if a given advertisement is relevant to the contents of that page, then it may be displayed. We have no way of knowing in advance whether an advertiser will like what has been written, so we are not influenced...
  (04 Feb 2011) - Link

In other words, we produce a CounsellingResource.com page as usual, without regard for the interests of any potential advertiser, and if a given advertisement is relevant to the contents of that page, then it may be displayed. We have no way of knowing in advance whether an advertiser will like what has been written, so we are not influenced in any way by advertisers appearing on this site through contextual targeting.

This contrasts with the traditional way of providing advertising, where the financial relationship between a site and an advertiser could compromise the editorial ...
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

All ordinary advertisements will be clearly marked as such.
  (25 Sep 2013) - Link

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