On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect. This replaces the existing Data Protection Act. The GDPR brings with it greater accountability for those that handle personal data.
To assist you with ensuring your practice or service delivery is GDPR compliant please find below two links to information gathered and issued by UKCP and BPC:
UKCP - www.psychotherapy.org.uk/registers-standards/gdpr/
BPC - https://www.bpc.org.uk/resources/gdpr-briefing