Privacy Policy

Who am I?

ADAPT Counselling is a private practice, owned, run, and administered by Debs Barritt. The website address is: The telephone number is: 07563 841813

ADAPT Counselling offers therapy both in person (based in Haverhill, Suffolk, UK), and online via Zoom.

Data Protection

New GDPR data protection legislation came into force on 25th May 2018. This governs the way your data is handled. This means that I need your signed consent to hold information about you.

Your data is retained in an entirely confidential manner, and not shared with anybody, except for in the case of an emergency. Further information is available upon discussion.

How long your data is retained

Session notes are kept on paper only and are retained for 6 years (in line with the Statute of Limitations Act 1980), after which time they will be shredded.

What rights you have over your data

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data I hold about you, including any data you have provided to me. You can also request that I erase any personal data I hold about you. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.