Privacy Policy (“our website,” “our,” “we,” “us”) is a website that provides information about brain and mental health.

Visitors (“you,” “your”) are people like you who visit our website.

We know how important privacy is to you.

Thus, we have created this privacy policy that describes the personal information we obtain from you, what we do with it, the safeguards we have in place to protect it, and how you can control the use of such personal information.

By using our website, you agree, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by this privacy policy.

Information We Collect

In the course of your interaction with our website, we may collect personal data, such as your email address and name, from you.

We may also collect information related to your usage of our website, such as the time you spend on the website, the pages you visit, and the websites you visit before and after your visit to our website.

This kind of information is collected through the use of cookies.

Cookies are small files that websites store on your computer and its web browser (not on our website) to allow those sites to deliver a page tailored to you.

The use of cookies allows us to improve our website based on your preferences and is a widely accepted industry practice of online businesses.

If you do not wish to allow cookies, or would like to be notified when they are placed on your computer, you may set your web browser accordingly.

See the help instructions of your browser to do this.

Third-Party Ad Vendors

Third-party vendors collect personal data and set cookies to serve you personalized ads based on your prior visits to our website and other websites on the internet.

You can learn how Google uses information gathered from our website and how you can control the collection and use of this information by reviewing Google’s ad policies.

To learn about and control the handling of other third-party vendors’ use of cookies or data collection, visit the website of that third-party vendor, or visit

Visitors from countries in the European Economic Area (EEA) should review their options at

Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)

Our website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit our website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on our website.

First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “tags”) may be placed on our website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.

Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of our website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our website. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on our website.

Our website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:

  • IP Address
  • Operating System type
  • Operating System version
  • Device Type
  • Language of the website
  • Web browser type
  • Email (in hashed form)

Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.

If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.

For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.

Security of Your Personal Information

To secure and maintain your trust and confidence, we have taken measures to protect you against such unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of your personal information that is within our control.

In particular, all data communication between you and us is encrypted to protect your sensitive information from eavesdroppers.

You can verify this for yourself by noting a padlock (or similar) icon in your browser’s search bar and the letters “HTTPS” (rather than “http”) at the beginning of the page’s web address.

This type of security also protects against hacker attacks on our website and assures you that the website at is authentic (not “spoofed”).

Usage of Your Personal Information

In accordance with this privacy policy, your personal information may be used to improve the content of our website, to customize the website to your preferences, and to communicate information to you via email (only if you have requested it).

At any time, you can stop any further email communication from us to you by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link included in every email.

Disclosure of Your Personal Information to Third Parties

We will not disclose your personal information to third parties, except to service providers we use to support our business, such as technical support and information delivery services.

We work only with third-party businesses that we believe have the same respect for personal privacy and security that we do.

Disclosure of Your Personal Information in Legal Proceedings

If we or our service providers are requested by law enforcement officials or judicial authorities to provide personal information of individual users, we or our service providers may, without your consent, provide such information.

Application of United States Law

Our website and users of our website are bound by application of United States law.

Do not submit your personal information, such as your name and email address, unless you consent to the application of US law and to the use and disclosure of your information as stated in this privacy policy.

Our Privacy Policy and Outside Links

This privacy policy applies only to

While we always try to link to websites that we feel engage in security and privacy practices much like our own, be advised that the privacy policies of all websites that you may visit through any links on our website to those websites are beyond our control.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

This privacy policy was last updated on May 9, 2022.