July 7, 2022

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://healingheartscounseling.org.

Comments

To detect spam, we collect data from visitors who leave comments on our site. This includes their IP address and the string of their browser user agent string.

To check if you use it, a Gravatar service may receive an anonymized string (also known as a hash) that is created from your email address. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. Your profile picture will be visible to the public within the context of your comment after approval.

Media

You should not upload images that contain embedded location data (EXIFGPS) to the website. Website visitors can download any location data and extract it from images.

Cookies

You can opt-in to save your name, email address, and website when you comment on our site. These cookies are provided for your convenience, so you don’t have to enter your details every time you comment. These cookies last one year.

We will place a temporary cookie on your browser to verify that it accepts cookies when you visit our login page. This cookie does not contain any personal data and will be deleted when you close your browser.

We will save your login information as well as your screen display preferences when you log in. Screen options cookies are stored for one year. Login cookies last two days. Your login will be saved for up to two weeks if you choose “Remember Me”. Log out to delete your login cookies

An additional cookie is saved to your browser when you publish or edit an article. This cookie does not contain any personal data, but simply shows the post ID for the article you edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other websites

This site may contain embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content of other websites behaves exactly the same as if the visitor had visited that website.

These websites can collect information about you, use cookies and embed third-party tracking. They also monitor your interaction and interaction with embedded content if an account is created and you are logged into that website.

Who we share your data with

Your IP address will be included in any email sent to you to reset your password.

How long we retain your data

Commentors can leave comments and their metadata indefinitely. This allows us to recognize and approve any follow up comments instantly, rather than keeping them in a moderation queue.

We store personal information provided by users who register on our website. Users can access, modify, delete, or change their personal information at any moment. However, they cannot change their username. Website administrators also have access to this information.

What rights you have over your data

You can request an export file of your personal data if you have created an account or left comments. You may also ask us to erase any personal data that we have about you. This does not apply to any data that we are required to keep for legal, administrative, or security reasons.

Where we send your data

An automated spam detection service may check visitor comments.