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  • Kathy Ruiz-Carter (Kathy) and Jaclyn Lanthier (Jaclyn) are not medical providers; they cannot give medical advice and cannot replace a trained medical provider or behavioral health clinician.
  • Kathy and Jaclyn are not therapists, licensed mental health counselors, or trained behavioral health clinicians, nor can they replace one.
  • The information provided on this website and the LSSN’s virtual support meetups does not constitute the provision of medical or other professional health care treatment services, nor does it constitute the practice of medicine or other professional health care services.
  • Kathy and Jaclyn are neither trained nor equipped to handle crisis interventions; they are two patients with lichen sclerosus.
  • While LSSN is an important source of support for many, LSSN does NOT provide emergency or crisis support. If at any time you feel that your ability to keep yourself or others safe is at risk, contact your local crisis intervention/emergency services. 
  • If you are in crisis,
    • Call your local emergency services department or go to the nearest emergency department.
    • For some crisis support and resources, consult this list of international crisis resources; it is not a comprehensive list and anyone who does not see direct links to services appropriate to them or their geographic area should call emergency services or present to a local emergency department.


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