Comment Moderation Policy
As an organization, PEERS is committed to ending the stigma around mental health and promoting wellness in all of its forms. Our mission, vision, and values guide our efforts to achieve these goals. As such, the language we use and accept on our platforms should reflect our commitment to safety and wellbeing. We welcome feedback and hearty discussion on our posts as long as it is respectful and on topic. Comments must be approved by a site administrator prior to being posted on our social media accounts. In order to ensure that your comment is approved, please refer to these guidelines:
We will not approve any comments that contain:
- Antagonistic language (derogatory, discriminatory, defamatory/libelous)*
- Misleading and/or factually inaccurate information*
- Personal/private information*
- Messages calling for harm of self and/or others*
- Sexually explicit content*
- Unsolicited advertisement*
- Spam, Pyramid schemes, chain letters, etc*
- Endorsement of political platforms*
- Public figures who promote hate and/or violence*
*including usernames and email addresses
We reserve the right to edit, move or delete comments that violate any of these terms. Please also note that anyone who violates our Comment and Moderation Policy may be blocked from making future comments on all of our social media accounts.
If you have left a comment and you don’t see it in a reasonable time period, and you are confident it has not violated our Comment and Moderation Policy, please leave a message here.
The post author may or may not respond to comments and may or may not respond privately to you via email or another communication method.
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All rights reserved: Peers Envisioning and Engaging in Recovery Services (PEERS), the blog administrators, authors, contributors, and editors reserve the right to edit, delete, move, or mark as spam any and all comments. All comments within this blog are the responsibility of the commenter, not PEERS, blog administrators, authors, contributors, or editors. By submitting a comment on our blog, you agree that the comment content is your own, and to hold PEERS, and all subsidiaries and representatives harmless from any and all repercussions, damages, or liability.
*This Comment and Moderation Policy may be updated, so please make sure to check this page periodically.*