Effective Therapy from Psychologists

Central and East London

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) Training.

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) training for Clinical/Counselling Psychologists, Psychotherapists and Counsellors in Private Practice.

The GDPR regulations come into force on May 25th 2018 and your practice will need to be compliant.  This 120 minute webinar will be delivered to groups of four and will help you to:

  1. Understand the regulations and how they apply to your private practice.
  2. Understand your responsibilities and your client’s rights under the regulations.
  3. Identify the steps you need to take to be compliant.
  4. Conduct your data audit and how to document the outcomes as required by the regulations.
  5. Write your privacy policy.

In addition, all course participants will receive a written guide to the regulations and written examples of a data audit and privacy policy.

Cost:  £75 per person.  Book at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/general-data-protection-regulations-what-to-do-and-how-to-do-it-tickets-43304259205

Dates of training events.

March: Sat 10th 2pm, Sat 17th 10.30am, Wed 28th 10.30am.

April: Wed 11th 5.30pm , Sat 14th -10.30am.


Trainer:  Robert Watson is a Clinical Psychologist & Vice-chair of the Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ACAT).  He recently delivered his tenth workshop on setting up in private practice, including how to be GDPR compliant.  Robert is also leading on developing GDPR guidance for ACAT therapists in private practice.

Advisory: please bear in mind that the Information Commissioners Office is still publishing new guidance for the GDPR and it is possible that there could be changes to its guidance and criteria for compliance.  In the event of any substantive changes, all participants will be notified by email.