ClinPsyD Doctorate in Clinical Psychology / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- Doctor of Clinical Psychology
- 3 Years
- Entry requirements
A degree (minimum Upper Second (2:1)) in single honours Psychology, or joint honours where psychology constitutes at least fifty per cent of the course, is required.
The degree must have already been awarded at the time of application; candidates who are currently undergraduates will not be short-listed for interview.
Candidates must establish their eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society before making an application.
A minimum of 12 months' paid FTE clinically-relevant experience, such as work in a healthcare setting or clinical research, is also essential.
Formal consent to participate as service users in practical and clinical teaching will be required as a condition of entry to the programme.
- How to apply
- Application for the ClinPsyD programme is made through the British Psychological Society's Clearing House for Postgraduate Courses in Clinical Psychology .
Overseas applicants who do not meet the criteria for home or EU fee status should also apply through the clearing house system.
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- Study in a Psychology department that has an international reputation for the development and evaluation of psychological therapies, with particular strengths in CBT, psychosis, emotional problems in adults and children, functional symptoms ('medically unexplained') and health psychology.
- Our ClinPsyD Programme is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council, accredited by the British Psychological Society, and commissioned by Health Education England, North West.
- Provides trainees with skills that will enable them to be reflective practitioners within the changing context of the NHS, and with clinical experience in a range of psychological approaches.
To be announced.