We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified, then any such information will only be used in accordance with the Policy set out henceforth.
We ensure that we operate in a manner that complies with all relevent regulations and laws.
Mental Health General may change this policy periodically by updating this page. We therefore encourage you to occasionally review this page to ensure you are content with any such changes. This policy was last updated December 24, 2020.
If you would like any further information or clarification on the information within this document, feel free to contact us, and we will aim to respond as quickly as possible!
Who we are
Our website address is: http://www.mentalhealthgeneral.com. We may refer to this on this page in different ways, such as “website”, “us”, “we” or “Mental Health General”.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
When you click on to the Mental Health General website, you will be provided with a banner that informs you of your choice to consent to cookies. This banner also tell
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
Users can consent, or withdraw consent at any time in regards to cookies.
Who we share your data with
We collect some information that is used to analyse and improve our products and services.
We use a programme called “Google Analytics” to analyse our web traffic. This analysis is collected by Google through cookies that remember a user’s behaviour. For more information on this process, Google have a very informative article with substantial information.
Google Analytics also collects Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to provide and protect the security of the service, while also giving our website knowledge of where our users come from.
Google Analytics have made available a very helpful article which outlines how Google uses information from websites (such as our’s) that use their services. We recommend reading this article for further information:
Google Article on how Google Uses Information from Sites or Apps that use their service
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
We will never share your information with a third party
Our contact information
Visit our Contact page to see how you can connect with us!
How we protect your data
We have robust security measures in place to protect data on this website. We take care in our processes, and use software to protect against brute force attacks.
Last Updated December 24, 2020