Privacy Policy

The Shock Society is committed to protecting your privacy and will collect no personal information from you unless you choose to provide that information.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information:
For each visitor to our web site, our web server automatically collects your domain name, IP address, aggregate information on what pages you access or visit, user-specific information on what pages you access or visit, and the amount of time you spend on the site. We do not collect the e-mail address of visitors to our web site. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web site.

We use cookies to record session information only, in order to maintain your session on the site.

Links to Other Sites:
This Web site contains links to other web sites. The Shock Society has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites.

The web site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control, but we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent appropriation by third parties, whether through illegal means or due to inadvertent disclosure.

Ad Servers:
We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

Changes to Policy:
From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy policy. If our information practices change in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should return to our Web site periodically.

General Submission Policy
By submitting an abstract, meeting registrant agrees:

  • To provide appropriate evidence to support any claims related to efficacy, validity, or reliability of approaches to assessment or treatment.
  • To refrain from overt statements or pointed humor that disparages the rightful dignity and social equity of any person or group.
  • That any research in which you participated and may be discussing in this presentation is in compliance with mandated national and institutional policies and procedures pertaining to animal and/or human subjects research.
  • To comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and to ensure the privacy of patients/clients by refraining from using names, photographs, or other patient/client identifiers in your presentation(s) without the patient's/client's knowledge and written authorization.
  • To obtain written permission from copyright holders for the use of any previously published material in your presentation or handouts.