This Privacy Notice sets out how I, Denise Gregory, Integrative and Relational Counsellor, use, control, process, handle and protect your Personal Information while browsing or using this website www.dgregorycounselling.co.uk, including your rights under the current laws and regulations. This website complies with all UK national laws and requirements for users’ privacy.
Any information that you will supply and by which you could be identified will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Notice. I may change this Privacy Notice from time to time by updating this page in line with the legislation. You may want to check this page from time to time to be aware of these changes. This Privacy Notice is effective from 01/09/23.
By continuing to use my website www.dgregorycounselling.co.uk, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Notice. For the purpose of Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulation 2018, I, Denise Gregory, Integrative and Relational Counsellor, am the Data Protection Officer for www.dgregorycounselling.co.uk.
Information that I collect
You may give me Personal Information, such as your name, email address, telephone number and reasons for contacting me by email, text or telephone. I would advise that you do not share personal sensitive information by email or text. If you choose to do so, you will be agreeing that I process that information to understand your requirements and to provide you with the best service that I feel able to.
Personal Information will not be stored by this website or shared with third parties. All information submitted will be stored securely by myself, according to strict security procedure to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, for a period of seven years after the end of our work together, or deleted within four weeks if I am unable to offer you my counselling service. My computer and all electronic information are password-protected to ensure safety and protection of your information. I provide detailed information regarding this on request. Providing Personal Information is not mandatory to use this website. I will only require your name, your email address and your telephone number if you want me to reply to your enquiries.
Cookies are small text files which ask permission to be stored on your computer or your device (smartphone, tablet, etc.) when you visit a website. Once you give permission, the file is added and the cookie allows the website to recognise your device and to remember if you have visited the website before. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. Some cookies are essential for my website functionality.
My website uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being browsed. This helps to analyse data about web page traffic. This information is used solely for statistical analysis purposes and subsequently removed from the system. This is an anonymous tracking system. These cookies contain no personally identifiable information and do not give me access to your computer.
Although my website aims to include only quality, safe and relevant links to external websites of possible interest, I would suggest caution when clicking on any external links mentioned on my website. I cannot guarantee or verify the content of any externally linked websites and you will be using such links at your own risk. I cannot therefore be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned. These sites are not governed by this Privacy Notice. You are advised to exercise caution and to consult the privacy notice applicable to these external websites.
Access to Your Personal Information
Under the Article 15 of the General Data Protection Regulation 2018, you have the right to access the Personal Information that I hold about you at any time, to be kept informed of the way your Personal Information is processed and to have your Personal Information corrected or erased. You have the right to withdraw your consent to any aspect of the use of your Personal Information set out in this Privacy Notice at any time.
Please let me know in writing if you want to access or have your Personal Information corrected or erased and I will respond to your request within thirty days.
If a breach/unauthorised access to your Personal Information takes place, I will notify you within 72 hours of me becoming aware of the breach.
My Data Protection Registration Number is A8032281.
Counsellor in South Gloucestershire & Bristol