Information I may collect about you
When you contact me through this website, I may collect, use and store information such as:
How I may use this information
I may use this information in the following ways:
I may publish new testimonials on this website, yet only if I have consent for this.
Storing your records
I will do my utmost to safeguard information about you, including your personal and contact details and any other information relevant to counselling.
I am registered with the IOC (Information Commissioner's Office) and use appropriate storage systems on a personal password-protected computer.
Sharing your details with others
I will not share your details with another professional or organisation unless it's an exceptional circumstance where I can break confidentiality, such as:
In the case of terrorism, I am required - by law, to report this immediately. In other circumstances, I will discuss things with you before contacting another professional or organisation.
Your rights under the GDPR
You may request details of the information I hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018.
If you would like to request a copy of the information I hold about you, please email [email protected]
I aim to keep your records up to date. If you believe they need amending, please let me know so I can do this for you.
Retaining your records
I will hold your information for the following:
All records held about you will then be deleted from my computer.
I will keep this policy under regular review, and I will place any updates on this page. This policy was last updated on 15th October 2021.