General Public Non-Liability Policy for TVM Somatic Therapy, ISI Consultancy, and Services
At the Integrated Somatic Institute (ISI), we offer transformative TVM trauma transformation somatic therapy and a range of services, education, and tools related to somatic therapy and trauma healing. We emphasize the novel nature of the TVM approach and the cutting-edge research conducted by the ISI and our worldwide base of clients and their overwhelming reviews and testimonials. While our internal findings and experiences indicate highly successful outcomes, it is important to understand that our services come with no guarantees, legally, ethically, professionally, or therapeutically.
Individuals engaging in ISI trainings, retreats, therapies provided by ISI professionals or TVM educators, therapists, or practitioners, both formally and informally affiliated, are explicitly cleared of any claims, liabilities, or harm arising from their engagement with the ISI. This includes all forms of education, information shared internally or externally, published or unpublished, private or public. Any and all liabilities, allegations, threats, complaints, grievances, and other issues under local, national, and international law that may impact the ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates are explicitly disclaimed. It is important to recognize that our TVM somatic therapy is an experimental, body-based approach intended to support the healing of emotional symptoms related to physical or emotional trauma or pain. As a novel and evolving field, we never make promises or guarantees about specific outcomes. Each individual's experience with our services may vary, and results cannot be predicted or assured. Furthermore, this non-liability policy extends to verbal recommendations, social recommendations, reviews, advertising, and sharing of experiences, both favorable and unfavorable. We encourage open communication and feedback but acknowledge that individual experiences and perceptions may differ.
By engaging with the ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliated services, individuals agree to release and hold harmless the ISI and all related parties from any legal, ethical, professional, or therapeutic claims or liabilities that may arise from their participation in our offerings. We strive to provide a safe and compassionate space for healing and growth, and our commitment is to continue advancing the field of somatic therapy responsibly and ethically.
Please carefully consider this non-liability policy before engaging in any ISI services or activities. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to our team. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Public Policy Regarding TVM Therapy and Related Services Offered by ISI
The therapies, consultations, education, and advertising offered by the Integrated Somatic Institute (ISI), its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates are explicitly stated as non-medical advice. They are not intended to be construed as medical advice or medical treatments.
Non-Substitute for Mental Health Therapy:
The services provided by the ISI, including TVM therapy and any other therapies, consultations, or education, are not substitutes for mental health therapy or any other established medical treatments. They are designed to complement and support emotional well-being, but they do not replace the need for professional medical or mental health treatment.
Not Compliant with Standard Protocols:
It is important to note that TVM therapy and any other therapies or consultations offered by the ISI do not comply with standard protocols and procedures established by medical, mental health, or therapeutic guidelines. As an innovative somatic approach, TVM therapy operates under its own unique principles and methodologies.
Clients, research test subjects, and individuals participating in any ISI services or activities are required to provide informed consent, acknowledging that the therapies and services offered are not medical advice, medical treatments, or a substitute for mental health therapy. They understand the novel and unique nature of TVM therapy and related offerings and consent to participate at their own discretion.
Professional Mental Health Care:
The ISI encourages individuals seeking medical or mental health treatment to consult licensed healthcare professionals. For any physical or mental health concerns, individuals should contact qualified medical or mental health practitioners who can provide appropriate diagnosis, treatment, and care.
Responsibility and Accountability:
The ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates take their roles and responsibilities seriously. They operate within the ethical boundaries of their respective professions and adhere to applicable laws and regulations. However, they are not providing medical or mental health services.
In cases where clients or participants are already receiving medical or mental health treatment, the ISI and its professionals are committed to working collaboratively and in consultation with qualified healthcare providers to ensure the best possible care for individuals.
Confidentiality and Privacy:
The ISI maintains strict confidentiality and privacy standards for all client and participant information. Personal information shared during the course of services will be treated with the utmost respect and protection in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
By engaging in any ISI services or activities, clients and participants acknowledge and agree to this public policy. They understand that TVM therapy and related offerings are not medical advice, medical treatments, or substitutes for mental health therapy, and they take responsibility for their own well-being and decisions regarding their health and care.
If you have any questions or concerns about this public policy or the services provided by the ISI, please feel free to contact us.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Non-Liability Statement for ISI, TVM Practitioners, Educators, and Affiliates
The Integrated Somatic Institute (ISI), its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates, including clients and patients, acknowledge and understand the importance of providing safe and ethical services in the fields of somatic therapy, body-based therapy, touch therapy, nervous system therapy, trauma therapy, psychological or physical trauma therapy, emotional, mental, and physical therapy.
Absence of Liability for Negligence or Abuse:
While utmost care is taken to ensure the safety and well-being of all clients and patients, the ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates cannot be held liable for any gross or minor negligence, abuse, or maltreatment that may occur during the provision of services. Clients and patients understand that they engage with the ISI, its professionals, and TVM practitioners at their own risk and with the understanding that all therapies and interventions are provided with the intention of supporting their well-being.
Consent and Empowered Decision-Making:
The ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates operate on the principles of informed consent. Clients and patients have the responsibility to fully understand and agree to the approaches and techniques proposed prior to commencing any type of contact or therapy. It is their right and responsibility to ask questions, seek clarification, and provide informed consent for any interventions they receive.
Transparent Outlining of Approaches:
The ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates ensure transparency in outlining the approaches and techniques involved in therapy or services provided. Clients and patients are informed of the potential benefits, risks, and alternatives, allowing them to make empowered decisions about their care.
The ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates believe in a collaborative approach to therapy and healing. Clients and patients are encouraged to communicate openly about their needs, preferences, and experiences throughout the therapeutic process. Shared responsibility ensures that therapies and interventions align with individual goals and are provided with the client or patient's best interests in mind.
Confidentiality and Privacy:
The ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, and affiliates maintain strict confidentiality and privacy standards for all client and patient information. Personal information shared during the course of therapy or services will be treated with the utmost respect and protection, in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
By engaging in any services provided by the ISI, its professionals, TVM practitioners, educators, or affiliates, clients and patients acknowledge and agree to this non-liability statement. They understand the nature of the services provided and the importance of informed consent in their therapeutic journey.
If you have any questions or concerns about this non-liability statement or the services provided by the ISI, please feel free to contact us.
Copyright, Confidentiality, Intellectual Property, and NDA Notice
All documents, materials, and content produced by the Integrated Somatic Institute (ISI) are protected by copyright laws. These materials are intended for the exclusive use of authorized individuals and organizations affiliated with the ISI. Any unauthorized copying, distribution, or use of these materials is strictly prohibited and may be subject to legal action.
The ISI recognizes the importance of confidentiality in therapeutic practice and respects the privacy of all individuals involved in our programs and services. Any information shared, including personal, medical, or sensitive details, is treated with the utmost confidentiality and is strictly for the purpose of providing appropriate care, support, and professional guidance.
The ISI acknowledges and respects the intellectual property rights of individuals and organizations. All intellectual property, including but not limited to training materials, manuals, curriculum, and techniques, developed or shared during our programs, remains the property of the respective owners. Unauthorized use, reproduction, or dissemination of intellectual property is prohibited. Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA):
Certain programs or activities facilitated by the ISI may require the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA). The NDA ensures the protection of confidential and proprietary information shared between parties. By signing the NDA, individuals agree to maintain the confidentiality of such information and refrain from disclosing or using it for any purpose beyond the scope outlined in the agreement.
This notice serves as a reminder of the importance of copyright, confidentiality, and intellectual property in our work. We appreciate your cooperation in upholding these principles to protect the rights and privacy of all individuals involved.
For any questions or concerns regarding copyright, confidentiality, intellectual property, or NDAs, please contact the Integrated Somatic Institute (ISI) directly.