Disclaimer & Disclosure

Disclaimer & Disclosure


The contents of this site are for informational and educational purposes only. Nothing found on our website is intended to be a substitute for professional psychological, psychiatric or medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.

Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified mental health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or mental disorder. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on our site.

If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Project Beyond Blue does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on our website.

Reliance on any information provided by Project Beyond Blue or by any person or professional appearing on our website is solely at your own risk. Project Beyond Blue is not liable for any advice or information provided on the site, all of which is provided on an “as-is” basis. No warranties, either express or implied, are made on the information we provide.

The site contains mental health-, health- and medical-related materials, some of which may be considered sexually explicit. If you find these materials offensive, you may not want to use our website.

Opinions and other statements expressed by authors and third parties (including our bloggers) are theirs alone, not opinions of Project Beyond Blue. While Project Beyond Blue makes an effort to review certain content on Project Beyond Blue, content created by third parties is the sole responsibility of the third parties; its accuracy and completeness are not endorsed or guaranteed.


Project Beyond Blue is an independent mental health community and resource center. We accept advertising from many different companies, including pharmaceutical companies who develop, research and sell psychiatric medications for many of the mental disorders listed on this site. We want you to be clear that we do accept pharmaceutical company funding. We also do not endorse any product advertised on our site.

No advertiser, organization, or pharmaceutical company, at any time, has any direct influence or impact on our editorial decisions, editorial direction, or what we publish on the site. To help ensure a divide between our editorial content and advertising efforts, all of our sales are handled by independent third-parties (such as Google and Vertical Health), who are solely responsible for the advertisements and sponsorships that appear on our website.

Our website hosts advertisement banners and, from time to time, sponsored content. Advertising is distinguished by the word “Advertisement” on the website. Sponsored content is distinguished by the words “Sponsored content” or “Sponsored resource.” We do not offer sponsored links or sponsored product reviews.

John Grohol, the principal of Project Beyond Blue, has never received any research grants, honoraria, consulting or teaching fees from any pharmaceutical company. She has never been on any pharmaceutical company’s payroll or advisory board.

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