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Our website address is It is owned and operated by Christine A. Padesky, PhD and the Center for Cognitive Therapy (located in Huntington Beach, California). respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We will collect and use information through our Web site only in the ways disclosed in this statement. If our policy on information collection or use changes, we will advise you by immediately adding those advisements to this privacy policy. This statement applies solely to information collected at the web site.

Part I. Information Collection

Contact Form collects the following information through our Web site. If you use the Contact Form on our Website, we ask for your name and email address in the event we need to respond/obtain additional information. This contact information is used solely for this purpose and is not stored or shared with any other parties. We do not use the information submitted through our Contact Form for marketing purposes.

Free Email Subscription

If you click on our email subscription link, you can submit your permission to opt-in to our free email notification service. Subscribers receive full privacy protection through the the Safe Subscribe program from MailerLite and/or Constant Contact.

Google Analytics does not track or collect personally identifying information in any way and we do not allow any third party to track and collect in any way, any personally identifying information. However, like millions of other website owners, uses Google Analytics to help us analyze and better understand who uses our site and what content is of interest. This analysis enables us to better design the look and content of our site.

Google Analytics does record, anonymously, such things as: what search terms people use to find us, what websites people come from to get here, how long visitors stay on the site, what kind of computers are being used (windows, apple, android), what parts of the world our visitors are from.


We do not have a comments section activated on our website.


Google Analytics uses “cookies,” which are small text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google.

Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Part II. Information Usage

We offer links to other Web sites. Please note: When you click on links to other Web sites, we encourage you to read their privacy policies. Their standards may differ from ours.

We do not collect or share your data.

Part III. Testimonials may post service/product testimonials on our Site, which may contain personally identifiable information. We obtain consent prior to posting a testimonial.

Part IV. Changes to Our Policy

We may change our business and the Site from time to time. As a result, at times it may be necessary for us to make changes to this Privacy Policy. reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time without prior notice. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page. Please review this Privacy Policy periodically, and especially before you provide with any Personal Information. This Privacy Policy was last updated on the date indicated at the bottom of this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of our Site after any changes or revisions to this Privacy Policy shall indicate your agreement with the terms of such revised Privacy Policy.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us through our website contact form.

Updated: November 20, 2019, July 5, 2018, May 24, 2018, September 18, 2012
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