This privacy policy concerns how uses any information that you give when you use this website. This privacy policy may be updated from time to time.

What information might be collected?

The following information may be collected:

  • Your given name via a contact form (optionally given)
  • Your email address via a contact form (optionally given)
  • Your IP address via a security plugin

How is my contact information collected?

This information is consensually collected via the contact form onsite for the express purpose of responding to email queries. This information is immediately forwarded to an associated email account. The contact form plugin in question (Contact Form 7) does not store submitted messages.

Outbound links to other relevant websites

This website may contain outbound links to other websites that are relevant to the content or discussion. This website has no control of the content on those external websites. Articles on this site may also 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.

How can I control my personal information?

The contact form includes an explicit ‘opt in’ for filling out your contact details. The information you fill out in this contact form is only forwarded onto Joy Bowhay’s appropriate email account.

Personal information is only passed onto third parties if you have given your express permission, or if it is ethically or legally required. The therapist does have obligations of disclosure under criminal law- for example, if contact messages reference issues concerning child protection.

What plugins may collect my data on Joy Bowhay CBT?

iThemes Security

Security Logs

The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users, and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity and to protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. This information is retained for 60 days.

Who does iThemes Security share my information with?

This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Sucuri’s SiteCheck. Personal information is not sent to Sucuri; however, Sucuri could find personal information posted publicly (such as in comments) during their scan. For more details, please see Sucuri’s privacy policy.

How long iThemes Security retains your data

Security logs are retained for 60 days.

Where iThemes Security sends your data

This site is part of a network of sites that protect against distributed brute force attacks. To enable this protection, the IP address of visitors attempting to log into the site is shared with a service provided by For privacy policy details, please see the iThemes Privacy Policy.

Who owns Joy Bowhay CBT?

This site is owned by Joy Bowhay. All contacts through the website are received by Joy Bowhay.