Assumption of Risk & Release of Liability

By using this site, you hereby acknowledge and agree: 

The purpose of fitness, nutrition and wellness coaching is to improve the overall health, vitality and well-being of the body through nutritional education, the use of natural foods and non-medicinal nutritional supplements, exercise, and psychological/emotional wellness practices. Transformative Fitness & Wellness Coach, Nadia Santiago does not diagnose diseases, disorders or conditions nor do any of the constituents of Transform with Nadia.

Nadia Santiago, is not a licensed Dietitian, Naturopathic Doctor or Medical Physician. She has a Masters degree in Transpersonal Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (now Sofia University) in Palo Alto, California, is a Certified Precision Nutrition Coach, a 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher and continuing education provider, and has been leading students through one on one and group workouts as an ACE Certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor for more than 8 years.

As part of the Fitness, Nutrition and/or Wellness Coaching services, you may be asked to provide information concerning your physical habits, medical history, moods, energy levels, likes and dislikes, lifestyle and diet. This information is collected to enable the Transformative Fitness & Wellness Coach to: (i) assess your physical fitness and knowledge of nutrition, (ii) educate you about the benefits of sound nutrition, exercise, and wellness practices and (iii) recommend dietary changes, activities, and habits to improve your general health, vitality and overall well-being. Nadia Santiago and any constituents of Transform with Nadia will hold this information in confidence and will not release or disclose this information to any other person, without your prior consent, except as required by applicable law. 

If Nadia Santiago suspects the existence of disease, disorder or condition, you will be informed of this suspicion. However, you acknowledge this is not a diagnosis or conclusion about the state of your health and that you am directed to promptly consult a licensed Physician or Naturopath about any suspected problems.

Should you request Nadia Santiago or any constituents of Transform with Nadia, to recommend, exercises, wellness practices, dietary changes and/or nutritional supplements to enhance your body’s natural ability to resist and/or overcome a known injury, disease, disorder or condition, it is your responsibility to disclose the nature of the injury, disease, disorder or condition and all other relevant details to Transformative Fitness & Wellness Coach, Nadia Santiago.

If you have not previously consulted a licensed Physician or Naturopath about this injury, disease, disorder or condition, you acknowledge that you am directed to promptly do so. You are not to alter or discontinue treatments prescribed by a licensed Naturopath, Physician or other licensed health professional without consulting the individual who prescribed the treatment.

In providing Fitness, Nutrition and/or Wellness Coaching services, courses, classes and challenges, Transformative Fitness & Wellness Coach, Nadia Santiago, is relying upon the truth, accuracy and completeness of all information you have provided to her. Any recommendations you follow for changes in diet, exercise, or wellness habits including the use of nutritional supplements, becoming physically active, or engaging in therapeutic practices are entirely your responsibility. Nadia Santiago is in no way liable for your health or safety.

By entering into a private or group class/session via Zoom, Google Meet/Hangouts/Duo, Facebook Groups or Messenger, or any third party service, you are asserting that you are aware, agree, and consent that you are voluntarily participating in a pre-planned or choreographed workout, a program requiring physical exertion that may be strenuous at times and has the potential to lead to physical injury. By participating in this meeting/online session, you understand that it is your responsibility to consult with a physician prior to participation in this yoga session, dance fitness session, or workout. Furthermore, you warrant that you have no medical condition that would prevent your participation in this program. By participating in this meeting/online session, you agree to assume full responsibility for any risks, injuries or damage known or unknown which you might incur as a result of participating in this workout. Such injuries may include, but are not limited to, heart attacks, muscle strains, muscle pulls, muscle tears, broken bones, shin splints, heat prostration, injuries to joints, or any other soreness or illness, including death. Knowingly, you voluntarily and expressly waive any claim you or your heirs may have against Nadia Santiago, Transform with Nadia, or anyone employed therein for injury or damages that you may sustain as a result of participation in this class or any of their programs.

In consideration of your participation in any of Nadia’s Fitness, Nutrition and/or Wellness Coaching services and/or challenges, you hereby accept all risk to your health, including injury or death that may result from such participation and hereby release Nadia Santiago and any constituents of Transform with Nadia, on your behalf and on behalf of your personal representatives, estate, heirs, next of kin, and assigns from any and all costs, claims, causes of action and damages arising from any and all illness or injury to your person, including your death, that may result from or occur as a result of your participation in the Fitness, Nutrition and/or Wellness Coaching Services, courses, classes, or challenges, whether caused by negligence or otherwise.

24 hours is required for cancelling one on one appointments. Appointments cancelled within 24 hours of your appointment time will result in the deduction of one session from your account.

You understand that any activities, habits, or practices you undertake at or with Transform with Nadia and any of it’s constituents on this site or through any other platform are undertaken of your own free will. You accept that the ultimate responsibility for your health care is your own and that Nadia Santiago, Transform with Nadia, and it’s constituents are here to support you in this. You understand that your practitioner reserves the right to determine which cases fall outside their scope of practice, in which event an appropriate referral will be recommended. You hereby agree to assume full responsibility for any manner of loss, injury, claim or damage whatsoever, known or unknown, incurred as a result of same and you, your heirs, executors, administrators or assigns for any loss, injury, claim or damage sustained as a result of your attendance and/or participation. You have read the above release and waiver of liability, and fully understand its contents and voluntarily agree to the terms and conditions stated.

BY CONTINUING TO USE THIS SITE AND ANY SITES OWNED BY OR AFFILIATED WITH NADIA SANTIAGO AND TRANSFORM WITH NADIA, YOU ATTEST THAT YOU HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS AGREEMENT AND UNDERSTOOD IT TO BE A FULL AND FINAL RELEASE OF ALL COSTS, CLAIMS, CAUSES OF ACTION AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE FITNESS, NUTRITION, AND/OR WELLNESS COACHING SERVICES, COURSES, CLASSES, OR CHALLENGES HOSTED AT OR BY NADIA SANTIAGO, TRANSFORM WITH NADIA, AND ANY OF IT’S CONTSTITUENTS.

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