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Visiting and/or participating in this site and/or in correspondence with Kim Lorine, PhD, Licensed/Registered Psychologist and/or in correspondence with any other professional entities represented herein in no way creates a client/therapist relationship with Kim Lorine, PhD and/or any other represented professional(s) on this site. This site is for educational and informational purposes only and solely as a self-help tool for your own use. Information placed on the web may not always be complete, up-to-date, accurate, relevant, or applicable to all situations. Always double-check and confirm that any information you find on the internet is accurate, current, and complete in regard to your specific situation, question, concern, or interests.
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I am a Licensed Psychologist in the State of California, USA, and a Registered Psychologist in British Columbia, Canada. Although I am a Licensed/Registered Psychologist, this website is not intended to provide mental health treatment and again, does not constitute a client/therapist relationship, which will be established after an initial consult and signed consent. I do not provide diagnosis via this website. The information provided on this site is not a replacement for the therapeutic relationship in the psychotherapy relationship. The information on this website is not intended to replace medical advice. I am not a Medical Provider (Physician, Psychiatrist, Nurse Practitioner, etc.). You agree and acknowledge the I am not providing health care, medical or nutritional therapy services, or attempting to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any physical, mental or emotional issue, disease or condition. The information provided in or through my Website pertaining to your health or wellness, relationships, business/career choices, or any other aspect of your life is not intended to be a substitute for the professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by your own Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider. You agree and acknowledge that my Website is not providing medical advice, mental health advice, or religious advice in any way. Always seek the advice of your own Medical Provider and/or Mental Health Provider regarding any questions or concerns you have about your specific health. Do not disregard medical advice or delay seeking medical advice because of information you have read on this Website. Do not start or stop taking any medications without speaking to your own Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider. If you have or suspect that you have a medical or mental health problem, contact your own Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider promptly.
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