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Disclaimers and Liability


Information provided on this website has been reviewed by a panel of perinatal mental health professionals to ensure accuracy.  However, the information is provided “as is”.


The developers of the website, including NSW Health (including any NSW Government agency or public authority), the Mental Health Association NSW and Digital Eskimo (collectively referred to as “the developers”) are making the website available to others for personal non-commercial use provided that no copyright or trade mark notices contained in the material are not removed.


No duty of care is assumed.  The diagnosis of mental health disorders requires trained medical professionals.  The information on this website is intended for general educational purposes only: it should not be used as a substitute for seeking professional care in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health problems; and it should not be used as a substitute for seeking professional advice.


The developers are not liable for any liability, costs, expenses, loss or damage, however caused (including through negligence) which you, or any person, may directly or indirectly suffer, incur, which are in connection with or arising from:

(a)      using or acquiring, or your inability to use or acquire, any service or product contained or referred to on the website and/or any linked websites.

(b)     acting, or failing to act, on the information contained on or referred to on the website and/or any of the linked websites;

(c)      any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user of the website;

(d)     the unavailability of the website;

(e)     any defect in the platform;

(f)       any virus or other harmful code; or

(g)      any lost data.


To the full extent permitted by law, any term, condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied by these terms are excluded.  If a statutory guarantee (including an express warranty which cannot be excluded) is given in relation to any goods or services, or if the developers are in anyway liable to you notwithstanding these exclusions of liability, then to the full extent permitted by law the developers’ liability for any implied warranty or condition is limited to the full extent permitted by law, at the their discretion, to one or more of the following (at its option):

(a)      if the liability relates to services:

(i)        the supplying of the services again; or

(ii)       the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again; and

(b)     if the liability relates to goods:

(i)        the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods;

(ii)       the repair of such goods; or

(iii)     the payment of the cost of replacing the goods or acquiring equivalent goods, or having the goods repaired.


Further terms and conditions may be accessed at:




Terms and Conditions Generally


If you do not agree to these terms and conditions you must not use or continue to use the website.


Any material and/or information included in the website, including links to other websites, may be removed at any time without giving any explanation or justification for removing the material and/or information.


If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will continue in full force and effect.


The developers and their respective officers, employees and agents have no liability for any costs, losses or damages of any kind which you may incur arising directly or indirectly in relation to or in connection with any material and/or information on this website.


Amendments to these terms and conditions are effective when they are posted on this website.


These terms and conditions are governed by and will be interpreted in accordance with the laws of NSW.  You agree to exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of NSW to determine any dispute arising out of these terms.