Terms and Conditions

Share It With Merrett Professional Advice Disclaimer

Any advice provided by Share It With Merrett (the SERVICE) through the use of this web site, phone calls or other online methods is given based solely on information that is provided by the user. Due to the potential of an individual omitting or falsely describing information, both verbal and non-verbal, it may not be fully possible to assess an individual’s specific problem through this format.

By using our services, you agree that the use of all, or part, of the service is entirely at your own risk. Any actions or lack of actions taken by the recipient of such advice is done so solely by choice and responsibility of the recipient and is not the responsibility nor liability of the service provider.

Share It With Merrett services are provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation any warranty for information, services, counseling, uninterrupted access, or products and services provided through or in connection with this service. The methods and processes by which this advice and guidance are given in no way constitute an agreement or liability on the part of the provider. Sessions are scheduled in 20 minute increments and are paid in advance prior to scheduling.

You acknowledge that our advice service is vastly different in many ways than a one-on-one psycho-therapeutic process. This service and the information contained in Share It With Merrett is not intended as a substitute for seeking professional medical or psychological assistance and is not meant to be a substitute for in-person counseling or treatment for any symptom or problem – including but not limited to suicidal ideation, harm to yourself or others, or severe psychiatric problems.

If you are looking for therapy and/or mental health services or are in immediate need of help, please call your local 911 or a mental health professional.

This service is an excellent way to gather individualized information by which decisions can be made.  No assumption of responsibility is made, or given, and the party requesting such advice agrees not to hold the service provider responsible or liable in any form or fashion, for such actions taken or not taken of their own accord.

By submitting a question to Share It With Merrett, the user accepts this disclaimer and agrees to the process outlined in this document and on our website. If this agreeable, the user can proceed with the advice giving process. If you do not agree, please do not proceed.

Neither Merrett Sheridan nor Shareitwithmerrett.com, nor any other party involved in creating, producing or maintaining this site shall be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, this site or the information contained within.

Geographic Requirement

You must be a resident of California to utilize the service.  By using this website, you are confirming that you are resident of California.

Age Limit

You must be at least 18 years old to utilize the service. By using this website, you are confirming that you are at least 18 years old.

Terms and Conditions

Payment is necessary prior to making an appointment. We accept major credit cards. Once you’ve made payment, you will have access to our scheduling system to schedule your call. Please be sure you are on time and available for the call – ideally in a place where you have some privacy and confidentiality.
Cancellation: Appointments must be cancelled a minimum of 24 hours in advance. Missed appointments or appointments that are not cancelled prior to 24 hours in advance will be charged the full rate.

Notice to Users

The Board of Behavioral Sciences receives and responds to complaints regarding services provided within the scope of practice of marriage and family therapists. You may contact the board online at www.bbs.ca.gov, or by calling (916) 574-7830.