1.)  I agree with, and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling is not intended for people wishing to engage in psychotherapy of any type. I understand that Real*Time Online Counseling should be used for education, guidance, and support services for adults ages 18, and older. It is also not intended for individuals with thoughts of suicide, or other self injurious behaviors.  I understand that Real*Time Online Counseling does reserve the right to consider whether the sessions need more in-depth psychotherapy.
2.)  If we believe you would be better served in another format,  we will inform you immediately!
3.)  I agree that I am 18 years of age or older.
4.)  I agree and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling is legally responsible for reporting any suspicions that you may harm yourself or others.
5.)  I agree and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling is legally responsible for reporting any suspicions of child or elderly abuse.
6.)  I agree and understand that courts may have the power to supoena Real*Time Online Counseling records if they believe it to be relevant to a particular case.
7.)  I agree and understand that  even though Paypal uses a secure server, Real*Time Online Counseling  will not be responsible for any breaches of confidentiality that  occur through their web site. You may review their policies at their web site www.paypal.com
8.)  I agree and understand that this service is provided on an "AS IS" basis without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied. You expressly agree that the use of the service is solely your risk. Real*Time Online Counseling does not warrant that the service will be uninterrupted or error free, nor does Real*Time Online Counseling make any warranty as to any results that may be obtained by the use of the service.
9.)  I agree and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling therapists are licensed professional counselors in the state of Texas and thus for online counseling, and information sharing are not working under the auspices of the Texas license. Real*Time Online Counseling therapists will endeavor to  be of assistance for providing education,  information sharing, guidance, and counsel only. Not  psychotherapy. Please do not substitute this for professional  help.
10.) I agree and understand that under no circumstances shall Real*Time Online Counseling be liable to you or any other person for any indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising out of or related to this agreement. Your sole, and exclusive
remedy here under shall be for you to discontinue the use of this service.
11.) I agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Real*Time Online Counseling, its owner, its employees, and agents against any action, cause, claim, damage, debt, demand or liability including reasonable costs, and attorney's fees asserted by any person arising out of relating to:
a.) This agreement; b.) your use of the service including any data or work transmitted or received by you; c.) and any libelous, slanderous, indecent or other statement concerning any person made, or republished by you.
12.)  I agree not to engage in unacceptable behavior use of this service, which includes without limitation, use of the service to:
a.) Disseminate or transit unsolicited messages, chain letters or unsolicited commercial e-mail; b.) Disseminate or transit material that, to a reasonable person may be abusive, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, harassing, grossly offensive, vulgar, threatening, or malicious; c.) Disseminate or transit, graphics, software, of other material that actually or potentially infringes the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights of any persons; d.) Export or re-export or permit downloading of any message or content in violation of any export or import law, regulation or restriction of the United States, and its agencies or authorities or without all required authorizations, licenses or exemptions; e.) interfere, disrupt or attempt to gain unauthorized access to other accounts on the service or any other computer network; f.) Disseminate or transmit viruses or any other malicious code or program, or; g.) Engage in any activity deemed by Real*Time Online Counseling to be in conflict with the spirit or intent of this agreement.
13.)  I agree and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling shall have the right at any time, and without notice, to add or modify terms of this agreement simply by posting such amended here in. Your use of the service after the day such amended terms are delivered shall be deemed to constitute acceptance of such amended items.
14.)  I agree and understand that Real*Time Online Counseling will do all that it can to keep current on this security issue. However, Real*Time Online Counseling cannot guarantee your privacy if a third party computer  hacker somehow gains access to the information during or after the transmissions. By agreeing to online counseling you agree to keep this risks in mind and you waive all claims or potential claims that may arise from a breach of your privacy expectations by reason of third party intruders.
15.)  I agree to pay the designated fee according to the amount of time of service I choose, as follows; $15.00 for 15 minutes, $30.00 for 30 minutes, $45.00 for 45 minutes, and $60.00 for 60 minutes. I agree to remit payment before I begin any session. Payment will be made using the online payment system "Paypal".