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The website of the National Resource Center on ADHD:  A Program of CHADD ("CHADD/NRC") is a complimentary information service provided by CHADD/NRC as a convenience to users, with the express condition that users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. CHADD/NRC reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. Use of the CHADD/NRC Website constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions included below.


Limitation of Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) and the National Resource Center on ADHD, and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this website or the information contained in this website or other websites to which it is linked. You also agree that CHADD/NRC or the contributors of information to this website shall NOT be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on information provided on the CHADD/NRC website or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.


Disclaimer on Professional Advice

The information provided on the CHADD/NRC website is provided for general information only. It is not intended as legal, medical, or other professional advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified professionals who are familiar with your individual needs or the needs of your child or other family member.


Disclaimer of Warranty

CHADD/NRC makes no warranties of any kind concerning this website, including but not limited to any warranty of accuracy, completeness, currency, reliability, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or any warranty that these pages, or the server that makes them available, are free of viruses or other harmful elements, and such warranties are expressly disclaimed.



You understand that the opinions and recommendations included in this website are not necessarily those of CHADD/NRC or endorsed by CHADD/NRC. CHADD/NRC may provide links to other websites, which are not under the control of CHADD/NRC. These links are included as a convenience to you and are not intended as an endorsement by CHADD/NRC of the organization or individual operating the website.


Usage of Content

Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained on the CHADD/NRC pages of the CHADD website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, images, and audio clips, is proprietary to CHADD/NRC. However, since these materials are produced with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention they are free to the public and may be copied, reproduced, transmitted, displayed, distributed or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner as long as they acknowledge CHADD/NRC's ownership and production of these materials and include the disclaimer, as appropriate. 



This website (excluding linked sites) is controlled by CHADD/NRC, which is headquartered in the State of Maryland, in the United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, territories of the United States, as well as from other locations around the world. Each of these locations has laws that may differ from those of Maryland. Therefore, by accessing this website both you and CHADD/NRC agree that the statutes and laws of the State of Maryland without regard to principles of conflicts of law in Maryland or elsewhere, shall apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this website. You and CHADD/NRC also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the state and/or federal courts located closest in proximity to the CHADD/NRC National Office in Lanham, Maryland should any matter arise related to CHADD/NRC.



You agree that you are prohibited from using this site to commit fraudulent activities, violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation. Furthermore, no communications passing through this site may be defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing, obscene or contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. CHADD/NRC will take immediate action to prevent violators of this policy from using our site.


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