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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy PGDip

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy PGDip

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Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Clinical Psychology Cognitive Psychology Psychotherapy

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This diploma programme in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (CBP) will focus on the evidence-based treatment of depression and anxiety disorders. The central aim of the course is to provide students with a clear understanding of cognitive-behavioural concepts, models, and methods. It is anticipated that those completing the programme will be able to use what they have learned in a safe and effective way in order to enhance the efficacy of their psychotherapeutic interventions. The programme is open to people working in mental health and social care, and associated independent sector agencies. Students will normally require a first degree in a related subject or demonstrate equivalence and an ability to study at level 4. The course will enable students to develop their knowledge and practice of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) skills to allow them to function as CBT (high intensity) practitioners.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

18 months

Start date

SEP

Modules

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Depression (40 Credits) - Core
Fundamentals of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (40 Credits) - Core
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety and Related Disorders (40 Credits) - Core
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Depression (40 Credits) - Core
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Anxiety and Related Disorders (40 Credits) - Core
Fundamentals of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (40 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,864

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants must have at least a second class UK honours degree in a related subject and be working in mental health and social care or associated independent sector agencies. Applicants without a first degree may be considered for the course based on clinical experience and previous study subject to approval.

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