Who we are

Our website address is: http://fairviewcounselingcc.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact Forms and Comments

When visitors leave contact requests and/or comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. 


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We only share your data with providers critical for delivering the website services such as Google for website analytics. 

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. If you have any questions or concerns, please send a request via our contact form or directly to [email protected].

Where we send your data

Fairview Counseling of Chester County may send your data through third party source for the sole purpose of communicating with you. For example, Fairview Counseling of Chester County may use a third-party email service to announce changes in availability or general office issues. In addition, when requested from the client by submitted a direct request in writing, Fairview Counseling of Chester County will send your data to healthcare providers and/or insurers on behalf of the client. 

Fairview Counseling of Chester County does not share additional personal data with any third parties unless required by law.

Your contact information

Fairview Counseling of Chester County will collect contact information for all clients. This information includes name, address, phone, and email information. In addition, if the client is a minor, Fairview Counseling of Chester County will collect similar contact information for all responsible parties. We do not share this contact information with any third parties and utilize it only to contact the client for office-related matters.

Additional information

In addition to contact information, Fairview Counseling of Chester County will collect basic health profile information on the client. This information can include any and all past treatments, past and current health conditions, reasons for seeking treatment, and additional information relevant to the patient’s reason for engaging with Fairview Counseling of Chester County. 

How we protect your data

Fairview Counseling of Chester County utilizes state-of-the-art, HIPAA-compliant technology resources for the storage of all electronic documents. Access to any technology resources is only provided on an as-needed basis and Fairview Counseling of Chester County maintains a record of all third-party access. Fairview Counseling of Chester County’s web-based resources are protected with firewalls and we maintain logs regarding all access. In addition, our web resources are housed in SOC-1 and SOC-2 compliant data centers.

Physical documentation is stored in a secured and locked office space. 

What data breach procedures we have in place

In the event that a data breach is detected, Fairview Counseling of Chester County follows Pennsylvania breach of personal information notification procedures. All impacted persons will be immediately notified via available contact methods.

HIPAA disclosure requirements

Fairview Counseling of Chester County must disclose a client’s protected health information in only two situations: (a) to individuals (or their personal representatives) specifically when they request access to, or an accounting of disclosures of, their protected health information; and (b) to HHS when it is undertaking a compliance investigation or review or enforcement action. Otherwise, Fairview Counseling of Chester County only discloses a client’s protected health information if a client requests such disclosure.