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Privacy Policy

The website is owned by APAJAP, which is a controller of your personal data.

We have adopted this Privacy Policy, which determines how we process information collected by, which also provides the reasons why we must collect certain personal data about you. Therefore, you must read this Privacy Policy before using the website.

We take care of your personal data and are committed to ensuring its confidentiality and security.

Personal information we collect:
When you visit, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products you view, which websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically collected information as “Device Information”. In addition, we may collect the personal data you provide to us (including, but not limited to, Name, Surname, Address, Payment Information, etc.) during registration in order to fulfill the agreement.

Why do we process your data?
Our top priority is the security of customer data and as such we can only process minimal user data, only what is absolutely necessary to maintain the website. Information collected automatically is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information about site usage. This statistical information is not aggregated in any way that would identify any specific user of the system.

You can visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any information by which someone could identify you as a specific, identifiable individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the site's features, or provide other details by filling in a form, you may provide us with personal data such as your email, name, surname, city of residence, organization, number from phone. You can choose not to provide us with your personal data, but you may not be able to take advantage of some of the site's features. For example, you will not be able to contact us directly from the website. Users who are unsure about what information is required can contact us at

Your rights:
If you are a European resident, you have the following rights regarding your personal data:

The right to be informed.
The right of access.
The right to rectification.
The right to erase.
The right to restrict processing.
The right to data portability.
The right to object.
Rights in relation to automated decision-making and profiling.
If you wish to exercise this right, please contact us using the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident, please note that we are processing your information to fulfill contracts we may have with you (for example, if you place an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information may be transferred outside of Europe, including Canada and the United States.

Links to other sites:
Our website may contain links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for other sites or third party privacy practices. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our website and read the privacy statements of each website that may collect personal information.

Information security:
We secure the information you provide to us on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure of personal data in our control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed.

Legal Disclosure:
We will disclose all information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.

Contact information:
If you wish to contact us to understand more about this Policy or if you wish to discuss any matter related to individual rights and your personal information, you can send an email to

Terms and conditions

Terms & Conditions
Welcome to!

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of the APAJAP website, located at

By accessing this website, we assume that you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use if you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The website uses cookies to help personalize your online experience. By accessing, you have agreed to the use of necessary cookies.

A cookie is a text file placed on your hard drive by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie.

We may use cookies to collect , store and track information for statistical or marketing purposes to operate our website. You have the option to accept or decline optional Cookies. There are some Cookies that are necessary for the operation of our website. These cookies do not require your consent. Please keep in mind that by accepting necessary cookies, you also accept third-party cookies, which may be used through services provided by third parties if you use those services on our website, for example a display window video files provided by third parties and integrated into our website.

Unless otherwise stated, APAJAP and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights to all material on All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access for your personal use subject to restrictions set out in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

Copy or republish material from
Sell, rent, or sublicense the material from
Reproduce, duplicate or copy the material of
Redistribute content
This agreement shall commence on the date hereof.

Portions of this site offer users the opportunity to post and exchange opinions and information in certain areas of the site. APAJAP does not filter, edit, publish or analyze the comments on the site.

Comments do not reflect the views and opinions of APAJAP, its agents and/or affiliates. Comments reflect the views and opinions of the person posting their views and opinions. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, APAJAP shall not be liable for the comments or any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of comments on this website.

APAJAP reserves the right to monitor all comments and remove any comments that may be considered inappropriate, offensive or cause breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Guarantees and Declarations:

You declare and guarantee that:

You have the right to post comments on our site and have all the licenses and consents necessary to do so.
The comments do not infringe on any intellectual property rights, including, without limitation, copyrights, patents, or trademarks of third parties.
The comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent, or otherwise illegal material, which constitutes an invasion of privacy.
The comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or customize or present commercial or illegal activities.
You grant APAJAP a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit, and authorize others to use, reproduce, and edit any of your comments in any and all forms, formats, or media.

Hyperlinks to Our Content:

The following organizations may link to our site without prior written approval:

Government agencies.
Search engines.
News organizations.
Online directory distributors may link to our site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the websites of other listed businesses.
System-wide accredited businesses, except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our site.
These organizations may link to our home page, publications, or other website information, as long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement, or approval of the linking party and its products and/or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.

We may consider and approve other link requests from the following types of organizations:

Commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources.
Community sites.
Associations or other groups representing charities.
Online directory distributors.
Internet portals.
Accounting, law, and consulting firms.
Educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses; (b) the organization does not have any negative records with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility of the hyperlink compensates for the absence of APAJAP; and (d) the link is in the context of general resource information.

These organizations may have a link to our home page as long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement, or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.

If you are one of the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must inform us by sending an email to APAJAP. Include your name, the name of your organization, contact information, as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our site, and a list of the URLs on our site to which you would like to link. Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for a response.

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our site in the following manner:

By using our corporate name.
By using the uniform resource locator being linked to.
By using any other description of our site being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site.
The use of the APAJAP logo or other artwork will not be allowed for creating links without a trademark license agreement.

Responsibility for Content:

We will not be responsible for any content appearing on your website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims arising on your website. No link should appear on any site that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene, or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of any third-party rights.

Reservation of Rights:

We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any specific link to our site. You approve to immediately remove all links to our site upon request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of Links from Our Site:

If you find any link on our site that is offensive for any reason, you are free to contact us and inform us at any moment. We will consider requests to remove links but are not obligated to do so or to respond directly.

We do not guarantee that the information on this website is correct. We do not guarantee its completeness or accuracy, nor promise to ensure that the site remains available or that the material on it is kept up to date.


To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties, and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:

limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury;
limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort, and for breach of statutory duty.

As long as the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature

Legal Notice of the Portuguese Association of Japanese Acupuncture


If you require any more information or have any questions about our site's disclaimer, please do not hesitate to contact us.



APAJap Disclaimers


All information published on this website ( is disclosed in good faith and exclusively for general informational purposes. APAJap makes no guarantees regarding the integrity, reliability and accuracy of this information.


Any action you take upon the information found on this website (APAJap), is strictly at your own risk.


APAJap will not be held responsible for any losses and/or damages arising from the use of our website.


When browsing our website, you may access other websites via hyperlinks. While we strive to provide only quality links to useful and ethical websites, we have no control over the content and nature of these websites. These links to other sites do not imply a recommendation for all content found on them. Site owners and content may change without notice and before we have the opportunity to remove a link which may have gone 'bad'.

Additionally, when you leave our website, please note that other sites may have different privacy policies and terms, which are beyond our control. Please be sure to review the Privacy Policies and "Terms of Service" of these sites before initiating any transaction or providing any information.

Health Information


It is important to note that the health-related information provided on this website is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional advice from a qualified healthcare professional. Before making any decisions based on health information available on this website, we recommend that you consult an appropriately licensed healthcare professional for specific guidance regarding your individual condition and needs.




By using our website, you agree to our disclaimer and accept its terms.

Terms and Conditions - APAJap Courses

1.1 The courses offered by APAJap aim to provide training and development of skills in various areas of Japanese acupuncture and East Asian Therapies.

2.1 Participants must maintain an attitude of respect and collaboration throughout the course.
2.2 The use of audio, video or photography recordings during sessions requires prior authorization from APAJap.

3.1 The registration process is carried out online through the official APAJap website.
3.2 Participants must provide accurate and complete information during the registration process.

4.1 Registration will only be considered complete after full payment for the course.
4.2 The initial registration fee of €100 is optional.
4.3 If the participant chooses to pay the initial registration, the total remaining amount must be paid by the end of the Early Bird period, or, after this period, by the start day of the chosen course.

5.1 In case of withdrawal, the refund policy will apply as detailed in the terms and conditions.
5.2 Participants must notify APAJap in writing in case of withdrawal, up to two weeks before the start of the course.

6.1 APAJap reserves the right to postpone or cancel courses due to adverse weather conditions, unforeseen events or insufficient number of participants.
6.2 In case of postponement, participants will be informed as far in advance as possible.
6.3 In the event of cancellation by APAJap, participants will receive a full refund of the amount paid for the course. However, APAJap is not responsible for additional expenses, such as travel and accommodation.

7.1 APAJap is committed to protecting participants' personal data, using it only for purposes related to the courses.

8.1 To get in touch, use the means of communication provided by APAJap.

9.1 Participants may submit complaints, complaints or suggestions in writing to APAJap.
9.2 APAJap undertakes to analyze and respond to communications received as quickly as possible.

10.1 APAJap reserves the right to make changes to these terms and conditions when necessary, informing participants in advance.
10.2 By proceeding with registration, the participant acknowledges having read, understood and agreed to these terms and conditions.

For additional clarification, contact APAJap.

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