Privacy Policy

DDAI Privacy Policy Statement

This web site is owned by Davis Dyslexia Association International (DDAI).

Our postal address is
1601 Bayshore Hwy 260
Burlingame, CA 94010


We can be reached via e-mail at [email protected]
or you can reach us by telephone at (650) 692-7141 or via fax at (650) 692-7075.

To contact the webmaster, send e-mail to [email protected].

DDAI  licenses the use of its trademarks and provides information and services to affiliate Davis Dyslexia Associations in different parts of the world, and to licensed providers of Davis Dyslexia Correction services. For purposes of this statement, these organizations and individuals are referred to as our affiliates or licensees.

This privacy statement applies to this web site at and all other domains owned by Davis Dyslexia Association International, including the following:


Information Collection and Use:

DDAI will not sell, share, or rent information collected on this site to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.

Our web server does not automatically recognize, log, or report information regarding the name,  e-mail address, or other personal identification information of the users. The only personally identifiable information that we obtain is what users submit through mail and comment forms or email, or via user registration on forum or blog sites.

We collect the e-mail and/or IP addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, by posting comments on our sites, blogs and forums, by filling out forms on our site, by purchasing materials on our web store, and/or by enrolling in a workshop via our training site.

We also collect additional personal information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information, site registrations, and information provided in connection with purchases or requests for information.

We also collect aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, including data on search words used to access the site, and actions such as sharing or copying information from specific pages.

The information we collect is used to improve the content of our web site, used to communicate with users in reference to inquiries and transactions which they initiated, and is not shared with other organizations other than our affiliates or licensees for commercial purposes.

We do not carry third-party advertising on our websites and we do not sell personal information to other companies.

Our website uses Google Analytics to track site usage, with IP information anonymized. If you would like to opt-out of this tracking, we recommend installing the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.

User requests for Information:

We collect information provided by users on forms requesting information or via email. We do not require provision of information beyond what is necessary to provide the information or service requested or provide a means for us to verify information. This information is used by our organization to provide the requested information and services, and may additionally be used by DDAI or its affiliates or licensees to provide further information via postal mail or email directly relevant to the information and services initially requested. This information is not sold or disclosed to third parties other than our affiliates and licensees in any way.

On-line Ordering:

We request information from the user on our secure order forms in our web sites to purchase goods and services from us, or to enroll in scheduled events.  Here a user must provide contact information (such as name and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill customer’s orders. If we have questions or difficulty processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with the user. Credit card information is transmitted securely in encrypted format to our merchant processor but is not used or retained on our servers.

Contact information (such as postal address, email address, or phone number) may also be used to provide information about news, events, educational services, or other items of interest related to our organization’s services and activities. This information is not sold or disclosed to third parties other than our affiliates and licensees in any way.


When visitors leave comments on our websites, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Forum Registration:

We maintain public forums and blog-based web sites.  Optional registration services require the submission of the user’s name and a valid email address. This optional information allows the user to enable various options and services,  including functions such as activating email notification of posts or the ability to create and edit a user profile. Personal information posted by the user to the bulletin board or entered in the user profile is accessible to the general public. Users who have posted such information and who wish it to be removed may do so by contacting our webmaster at [email protected].


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. DDAI uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of our websites, and their website access preferences. Cookies are also used to track the content of a user’s shopping cart at our online store. DDAI visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using our websites, with the drawback that certain features of our websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies. For more information, see our Cookie Policy or Show Cookie Options Bar.

Aggregated Statistics

DDAI may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to our websites. DDAI may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, DDAI does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described above.