Acceptance of Terms

The following Terms of Service apply the use of this website (https://www.shank2.org). By using the website, you agree to these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to the Terms of Service, you may not use the website.

Scope of Terms

These Terms of Service apply to this website and any content or information contained within. This content includes both information and services offered on or through the site. Any links provided to external sites not under our control are not covered under these Terms of Service. If you choose to utilize these external sites, we are neither liable nor responsible for the content within them.


The content on our website is for general informational purposes only. It is not to be used for the diagnosis or treatment of any condition. Diagnosis or treatment can only be made by a qualified health professional. The SHANK2 Foundation does not guarantee that the website will be available or error-free and it is your responsibility to evaluate all content and services provided through the website. Inclusion of individuals, organizations, or services on our website does not represent an endorsement by the SHANK2 Foundation.

Age Limitations

This website is suitable only for individuals 18 years or older and it not suitable nor intended for use by children.

Waiver of Rights

The SHANK2 Foundation maintains all rights set forth in this Terms of Services regardless of whether they have been enforced.

Privacy and Copyright

The images and contents on the website are the property of the SHANK2 Foundation and cannot be used for any purposes without our explicit written consent. Furthermore, by agreeing to the Terms of Service you agree to not attempt to identify or contact any of the individuals displayed in images or content on the site unless their contact information is explicitly given.

Changes to Terms of Service

We maintain the right to change or add to the Terms of Service at any time. Any changes will be published to this Terms of Service page and be effective immediately.


Last updated: June 18, 2021.