What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
What types of cookies do you use?
The list below describes the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for.
There are generally four categories of cookies: “Strictly Necessary,” “Performance,” “Functionality,” and “Targeting.” We routinely uses all four categories of cookies on the Service. You can find out more about each cookie category below.
1. Strictly Necessary Cookies. These are essential cookies, that are required for the operation of this website. They enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing logged in areas or making payments online.
2. Performance Cookies. These cookies collect information about how you are using this website and allow us to recognise and monitor the number of visitors. The information collected is used to improve the way this website works.
3. Functionality Cookies. These cookies are used to recognise when you return to this website. This allows us to remember your preferences, whether you chose to no longer see advertisements or when you logged in or out.
4. Targeting Cookies. We, our advertising partners or other third party partners may use these types of cookies to deliver advertising that is relevant to your interests. These cookies can remember that your device has visited a site or service, and may also be able to track your device’s browsing activity on other sites or services other than www.cbtneuropsychologycentre.co.uk. This information may be shared with organizations outside www.cbtneuropsychologycentre.co.uk, such as advertisers and/or advertising networks to deliver the advertising, and to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign, or other business partners for the purpose of providing aggregate website usage statistics and aggregate website testing.
How long will cookies stay on my device?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
First and third party cookies
First-party cookies are cookies that belong to www.cbtneuropsychologycentre.co.uk, third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through this website. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone providing a service for www.cbtneuropsychologycentre.co.uk, for example to help us understand how our service is being used. Third-party cookies may also be placed on your device by our business partners so that they can use them to advertise products and services to you elsewhere on the Internet.
How to control cookies
You can disable your browser from receiving some or all cookies by amending settings for your browser.
Please note that if you set your browser to disable some or all cookies you may not be able to access certain parts and other parts may not work properly. You can delete the cookies having visited the site, or you can browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.)
You can find out more information cookie settings at third-party information sites, such as www.allaboutcookies.org