Storage of information and GDPR
I am registered with the Information Commissioner's Office as a Data Controller within the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Your contact details are used provide you with counselling services and are private and confidential to me. They are not shared, sold or traded with third parties. Safeguarding and legal requirements may require disclosure; these rare needs are not a breach of confidentiality.
Your personal information submitted via this website is kept on a secure part of google drive which is password protected and encrypted. Hard copies of personal information submitted via this website and/or email are kept in a locked cabinet. I will keep your information for the purposes of providing counselling in the following ways: hard copies: 5 years; text messages: deleted two months after the cessation of services; email: deleted two months after the cessation of services.