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Privacy declaration

Acupuncturist Gaia, located at Kleine Beerstraat 23, 1033CP in Amsterdam, is responsible for the processing of personal data as shown in this privacy statement.

Contact details:
Gaia Picciolini

Kleine Beerstraat 23

1033CP Amsterdam
Phone: 0648228604


Gaia Picciolini is the Data Protection Officer of Acupuncturist Gaia. She can be reached at


Personal data we process

Acupuncturist Gaia processes your personal data because you use our services and/or because you provide this data to us yourself.

Below you will find an overview of the personal data that we process:
- First and last name
- Sex
- Date of birth
- Address data
- Phone number
- E-mail address
– Other personal data that you actively provide, for example by completing the intake form and in correspondence and by telephone.


For what purpose and on what basis we process personal data

Acupuncturist Gaia processes your personal data for the following purposes:
– Handling your payment.
– To be able to call or e-mail you if this is necessary to be able to carry out our services.
– Setting up and following a treatment plan.


How long do we keep personal data?

Acupuncturist Gaia does not store your personal data longer than is strictly necessary to realize the purposes for which your data is collected. Acupuncturist Gaia archives the personal data after completing a program for a maximum period of 7 years (data must be kept for the tax authorities for this period).


Sharing of personal data with third parties

Acupuncturist Gaia only provides to third parties and only with your permission if this is necessary for the execution of the treatment or to comply with a legal obligation.


View, modify or delete data
You have the right to view, correct or delete your personal data. In addition, you have the right to withdraw your consent to the data processing or to object to the processing of your personal data by Acupuncturist Gaia and you have the right to data portability. This means that you can submit a request to us to send the personal data we have about you in a computer file to you or another organization mentioned by you. You can send a request for access, correction, deletion, data transfer of your personal data or request for withdrawal of your consent or objection to the processing of your personal data to To ensure that the request for access has been made by you, we ask you to send a copy of your proof of identity with the request. Make your passport photo, MRZ (machine readable zone, the strip with numbers at the bottom of the passport), passport number and Citizen Service Number (BSN) black in this copy. This is to protect your privacy. We will respond to your request as soon as possible, but within four weeks. Acupuncturist Gaia would like to point out that you have the opportunity to file a complaint with the national supervisory authority, the Dutch Data Protection Authority. You can do this via the following link:


How we protect personal data

Acupuncturist Gaia takes the protection of your data seriously and takes appropriate measures to prevent misuse, loss, unauthorized access, unwanted disclosure and unauthorized modification. If you feel that your data is not properly secured or there are indications of misuse, please contact


Cookies, or similar techniques, that we use

The Acupuncturist Gaia website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies" (text files that are placed on your computer) in order to analyze the use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website is transferred to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In the event that the IP address is anonymised on this website, your IP address will first be shortened by Google in member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate how the website is used, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website use and internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting an appropriate setting in your browser. However, we would like to point out that in that case you may not be able to use all the features of this website. You can also prevent the recording and processing of the data generated by the cookies (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the so-called “opt-out browser add-on” via the following link:_cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking here. An "opt-out cookie" will then be placed on your website, which ensures that your data is no longer collected when you visit this website.

More information about the terms of use and data protection can be found at de terms of Google Analytics or at the privacy overview of Google Analytics. We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics with the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” has been extended to guarantee an anonymous registration of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

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