As a Psychotherapist, I Laura Prendiville am accredited with United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). I provide psychotherapy and counselling to clients through my private practice. This policy covers all professional psychotherapeutic work carried out.
Information is collected in order to provide professional services. As a mental health professional, it is a duty to keep records of the work I do. I only collect and store information which is relevant to our therapeutic work together, and which will enhance your care. I am permitted to collect and keep this information by law.
I use the data I hold to contact you about appointments and I take notes of the work we have completed together. This means that I am able to provide a better service, and ensures continuity of care.
I am committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, I have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information that is collected from you.
You have a right to request to see the data I hold about you. Legally I am required to respond within 30 days. Please contact me if you would like to access your data. There is no charge for information access