Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions apply to this 2024 DDPI Worldwide Conference website, owned and run by DDPI Worldwide.

The terms “2024 DDPI Worldwide Conference” or “DDPI Worldwide” or “DDPI” or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of the website. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Overview

This website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.

By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms and Conditions apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms and Conditions are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms and Conditions.

Any new features or tools which are added to the website shall also be subject to the Terms and Conditions. You can review the most current version of the Terms and Conditions at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms and Conditions. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

1. Online Terms

By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your place of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your place of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

You may not use any information included in this website for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of any access you may have to your profile or any other part of the website where access is possible.

2. General Conditions

We reserve the right to refuse access to anyone for any reason at any time.

You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.

You understand that the content of the pages of this website is NOT intended to replace or supplant a professional assessment by a competent, trained, and knowledgeable medical, psychological, mental health, or child development professional. It is merely intended to provide general information regarding adoption, attachment, bonding, and related issues. If assessment, treatment, advice, or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought. Only a person with extensive knowledge, experience, and training in the assessment and treatment of attachment disorders should diagnose or treat the conditions described on these pages.

The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.

3. Accuracy, Completeness And Timeliness Of Information

We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.

This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

4. Modifications To The Service And Prices

Prices for our services, including conference tickets or other events, are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue any service (or any part or content thereof including the conference programme, presenters, venue and content) without notice at any time.

We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

5. Products or services

Certain services may be available exclusively online through the website. They may have limited quantities and are subject to withdrawal or cancellation as necessary.

We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours and images within this website. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor’s display of any colour will be accurate.

We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our Services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any services that we offer. All descriptions of services or service pricing are subject to change at anytime without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any service at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited.

We do not warrant that the quality of any services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.

5.1 Conference and event booking

The following terms apply to ‘Conferences’ and ‘Events’ whether held online or at a venue.

In order to book/purchase a ticket for a conference or event advertised on this website you must provide us with all required information on the booking form. We ask for this data in order to properly register attendees for the conference or event and in order to complete online payments through payment gateways. Please see our Privacy Policy.

You must ensure that all the information you provide is accurate. You are responsible for checking your information before and after booking/ticket purchase and in any correspondence with us and letting us know immediately if there are changes. Please use the contact details below to request changes to your booking, providing your booking details and a copy of your booking confirmation email if possible.

Email: d

5.3.1 Payment

Unless stated otherwise we require you to make payment in full using your Credit or Debit Card, or Apple Pay and Google Pay if available. You can also select to pay by invoice, whereupon you will be contacted separately with instructions on making payment using Bank Transfer.

We do not accept checks/cheques or credit card payments directly. DDPI Worldwide does not accept payments that require Purchase Orders to be set up.

All bookings are considered Pending until we mark them as Confirmed. We reserve the right not to confirm a booking until full payment has been received.

i. Substitutions – Substitutions for attendees are arranged at our discretion, please contact with your substitution information as soon as possible before the event.

ii. User booking/ticket cancellation – We reserve the right to levy a fee in the event of user booking/ticket cancellation. More than eight weeks prior to the event, fee is 25% of the purchase ticket price; between four and eight weeks prior, fee is 50% of the purchase ticket price; less than four weeks: fee is 100% of the purchase ticket price.

Please contact d to request a cancellation, providing your booking details and a copy of your booking confirmation email if possible.

Any applicable refunds should be made within 14 working days.

iii. Cancellation – DDPI Worldwide reserves the right to postpone or cancel events.

  1. If a scheduled event cannot go ahead and this can be foreseen, for example, due to insufficient registrations, pandemic or government restrictions regarding events, DDPI Worldwide will provide those registered for the event with at least 28 days’ notice of postponement or cancellation.
  2. In the event of postponement DDPI Worldwide will provide an alternative date for the event and will make every effort to provide this in a timely manner. You will have the option of rescheduling for the new dates or receiving a full refund of registration fees
  3. In the event of cancellation DDPI Worldwide will refund some or all of the ticket price paid for the event to the person registered to attend or the company that registered the person’s attendance.
    1. Any applicable refunds should be made within 14 working days.
    2. If an event is postponed or cancelled DDPI Worldwide will not be responsible for any expense incurred apart from the ticket price.
    3. In the event that the named DDPI Worldwide event facilitator/presenter cannot deliver the event due to, for example illness, DDPI Worldwide reserves the right to replace the named facilitator/presenter with a facilitator/presenter of equivalent DDP certification and/or experience.

iv. For booking/ticket cancellation and DDPI Worldwide cancellation – In the event that a scheduled event has to be cancelled in circumstances:

  1. Beyond anyone’s control, that is circumstances that are external to both parties, unforeseeable, and unavoidable: a force majeure such as a pandemic, extreme weather

DDPI Worldwide will make every effort to provide an alternative date for the conference or event and will make every effort to provide this in a timely manner or will refund the ticket price as per the conditions stated in clause iii.c. above.

v. Tickets – We do not provide separate tickets sent through the mail. Please print out and use your booking confirmation email as a proof of your booking.

Please note: We do not accept checks/cheques or credit card payments directly. DDPI Worldwide does not accept payments that require Purchase Orders to be set up.

Please contact DDPI Worldwide immediately if there are any problems.

6. Accuracy Of Billing And Account Information

We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors.

You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all services available. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates that are held by us or third-party services, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.

7. Optional Tools

We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have any control nor input.

You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available” without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools.

Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).

We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject to these Terms and Conditions.

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third-parties.

Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties.

We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party’s policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.

9. User Comments, Feedback And Other Submissions

If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, ‘comments’), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms and Conditions.

You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your comments will not contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party.

10. Personal Information

Your submission or the collection of personal information through the website is governed by our Privacy Policy.

10.1 User Profile Accounts

On completion of your ticket purchase a private user account for this website will be created for you. It will remain active until 2 months after the conference or event which you purchased tickets for, upon which it will be deleted.

Depending on your purchase you may have access to:

  • Name, Email and Password
  • Booking information
  • Ticket information
  • Conference or event materials such as downloadable brochures,
  • Live streaming video of the conference or event
  • Recorded sessions from the conference or event, after it has finished

As part of these Terms and Conditions you agree not to share this account, including your username and password, with any other individual or company.

DDPI Worldwide accepts no responsibility or liability for the accuracy of information provided by you for the creation and use of your user account.

Access to a user account is determined by DDPI Worldwide only. We reserve the right to grant or remove access to a user account at any time for any reason.

By gaining access to your user account you agree to follow all applicable sections of these terms and conditions and to use the account in good faith. You may access and change your personal information such as your name, email and password. If you require any other changes to your details, please make a request by emailing .

You may request removal from this website at any time. You understand that by removing your user account you will lose access to any and all materials for private user account use such as; booking and ticket information, downloadable PDF materials, streaming video access and recorded sessions.

Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.

11. Event conduct

DDPI Worldwide may (at its sole discretion) refuse admission to, or eject from the Conference, any person in its absolute discretion, including (without limitation) any person who fails to comply with these terms and conditions or who in the opinion of DDPI Worldwide represents a security risk, nuisance or annoyance to the running of the Conference. You agree to comply with all reasonable instructions issued by DDPI Worldwide or the venue owners at the Event.

Please see our Code of Conduct for more information.

11. 1 Recording disclaimer

All unauthorised photography and the recording or transmitting of audio or visual material is expressly prohibited. By registering for this event you consent to filming and sound recording and photography of the Conference as a delegate and you consent to the use by DDPI Worldwide of any such recording or photography anywhere in the world for promotional, marketing and other purposes.

If you do not wish for any photos or recordings to be used in the above capacity, please let us know at .

12. Errors, Inaccuracies And Omissions

Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to service or product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).

We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.

13. Prohibited Uses

In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms and Conditions, you are prohibited from using the site or its content:

  1. for any unlawful purpose;
  2. to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts;
  3. to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances;
  4. to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others;
  5. to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability;
  6. to submit false or misleading information;
  7. to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet;
  8. to collect or track the personal information of others;
  9. to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape;
  10. for any obscene or immoral purpose; or
  11. to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet.

We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.

14. Disclaimer Of Warranties; Limitation Of Liability

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.

You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.

You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.

We will not accept any liability for transport disruption or individual transport disruption. In the event of cancellation we will not reimburse you for any accommodation or travel expenses.

DDPI Worldwide and the venue are not liable for any loss, theft or damage to your personal belongings. You are responsible for paying for any damage which you cause to property at the venue, including additional cleaning charges. You agree to abide by the venue’s health and safety requirements.

In no case shall Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Training Institute Worldwide or DDP Connects UK CIC, any directors of the latter two organisations, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

15. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Training Worldwide Institute or DDP Connects UK CIC, any directors of the latter two organisations, officers, and our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms and Conditions or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

16. Severability

In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms and Conditions, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

17. Termination

The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of this agreement for all purposes.

These Terms and Conditions are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms and Conditions at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our Services, or when you cease using our site.

If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or provision of these Terms and Conditions, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).

18. Entire Agreement

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms and Conditions and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms and Conditions).

Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed against the drafting party.

19. Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions and any separate agreements whereby we provide you services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States of America.

20. Changes To Terms Of Service

You can review the most current version of the Terms and Conditions at any time at this page.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms and Conditions by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms and Conditions constitutes acceptance of those changes.

These Terms and Conditions were last updated April 2024.

21. Contact

Questions about the Terms and Conditions should be emailed to