Certificate of compliance

BluePages Depression Information

is in compliance with the HONcode

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14 Years

Certificate validity 29 Apr 2016 - Apr 2017

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct944274

Date of initial review:

08 Apr 2002

Certificate validity

29 Apr 2016 - Apr 2017

Date of last visit:

03 May 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The BluePages Advisory Board
 

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BlueBoard moderation FAQs

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The diagnosis and treatment of clinical anxiety and depression requires a physician or qualified mental health professional. The screening tests on this web site are intended solely for the purpose of identifying the anxiety and depressive symptoms, and are not designed to provide a diagnosis.
 

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Note that the information on BlueBoard is designed to complement, not replace, the advice given by health professionals.

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Privacy Statement
 

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Can I edit or delete my posts?
If you want to edit or delete your post, please use the Report this Post button that appears at the top right hand corner of the post Report Post. Please include a reason, and the new text, if you require an edit. Please do not include any contact details in your report. They will be filtered out by the BlueBoard software
Can others edit my posts?
Administrators and moderators may also edit your messages. If they do, there may not be a note telling other users that the post was modified. You might also find a note under you User Profil...

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References
World Health Organization. The ICD-10 Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders. Geneva: World Health Organization, 1993
 

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BlueBoard is a space for sharing lived experience, so please base your posts on your personal experience and opinion. You can find factual information on evidence-based information sites like BluePages

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Page last modified: 10 October 2013
 

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact Us
 

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Funding for the BluePages service
The ongoing provision of BluePages is funded by the Australian Department of Health and Ageing and the ANU National Institute for Mental Health Research. BluePages does not receive funding or other benefits from advertising.
 

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BlueBoard moderators are paid for their time moderating the Board, and are required to adhere to a strict protocol and code of conduct. BlueBoard moderators check the Board frequently according to a roster.

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BluePages does not receive funding or other benefits from advertising.
 

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In some situations, members do not receive warnings before being banned – for example, members who post advertising material may be banned without warning.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

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