SOCIAL MEDIA TERMS OF USE

The user/visitor/commenter agrees to the following supplemental terms of service in addition to the terms of use for the respective social media platform:

IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS EXPERIENCING A MEDICAL OR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH EMERGENCY, PLEASE DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELY.   

If you are in emotional crisis, PLEASE call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline OPEN 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-273-8255

Use of this Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube, & Vimeo does not create a therapist-patient relationship nor create any duty on the part of Newport Healthcare or its affiliates (“we”, “us”, “Newport Healthcare”).  We do not monitor these pages around the clock nor deliver medical or behavioral health services through these pages.  No content on these pages should be considered medical advice or an endorsement, representation or warranty that any particular treatment is safe, appropriate, or effective for you specifically.  Advice posted on these pages may not be provided by a licensed health professional, and we are not liable for any advice from others using these pages.

These pages are merely intended to be an open, supportive forum for informal discussion about topics relating to mental health, substance use disorders, and related issues and is not a substitute for medical or psychiatric advice.

These pages are not appropriate to report a service issue or communicate with the treatment team concerning a current or past client.  For more information on our services, please contact us at inquiries@newporthealthcare.com. For information on our privacy practices applicable to clients, please see our HIPAA notice.

You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through these pages any content that is profane, obscene, offensive, insulting, libelous, defamatory, threatening, abusive, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, or violates the rights of any party which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. Harassment in any manner or form on these pages are strictly forbidden as is any impersonation of others, including a current or former client or a Newport employee or representative. These pages are not intended to be used for fundraising, solicitations, advertisements, propaganda, spam or unrelated content.  We reserve the right to delete any post that violates these terms and ban users that do not adhere to these terms.

We reserve the right to take steps that we believe appropriate or necessary to (i) take precautions against liability, (ii) protect ourselves or others from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful uses or activity, (iii) investigate and defend ourselves against any claims or allegations, (iv) protect the security or integrity of these pages and any facilities or equipment used to make it available, or (v) protect our property or other legal rights (including, but not limited to, enforcement of our agreements), or the rights, property, or safety of others.

DO NOT VISIT OR POST ON THESE PAGES UNLESS YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS.