Prof Doc Clinical Psychology

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Professional Doctorate

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Start Date(s)

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Learning

UCAS POINTS

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September 2024

  • Full time, 3 years
  • On campus
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Fees and Funding

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September 2024

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Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
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    Clinical Psychology Theory & Practice 1

    90 credits.

    Main Topics:

    • History and Epistemology of Clinical Psychology
    • Clinical Psychology in Modern Settings and Services
    • Professional Practice & Transferable Skills
    • Social Inequalities & Clinical Psychology
    • Personal & Professional Skills Development
    • Approaches to Assessment & Evaluation
    • Approaches to Formulation & Intervention
    • Approaches to Individual and Direct Work
    • Psychological Problems in Adults and Older Adults
    • Psychosis and Severe/Enduring Presentations
    • Neuropsychological Assessment & Rehabilitation
    • Accessing & Appraising the Evidence Base
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    Clinical Psychology Placements 1 & 2

    90 credits.

    Two 6-month or one 12-month clinical placement(s) in an NHS or related setting, working with Psychological Problems in Adults, and/or Psychological Problems in Older Adults and/or Psychosis and Severe/Enduring Presentations.

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    Clinical Psychology Theory & Practice 2

    60 credits.

    Main Topics:

    • Research Skills Component: Research Design, Methods and Analysis
    • Research Reporting & Dissemination
    • Research Thesis Development Sessions
    • Personal & Professional Skills Development
    • Approaches to Groups, Families & Systems
    • Psychological Problems in Children & Families
    • Working with People who have Learning Disabilities
    • Working in Health and Social Care settings
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    Clinical Psychology Placements 3 & 4

    90 credits.

    Two 6-month or one 12-month clinical placement(s) in an NHS or related setting, working with

    • Psychological Problems in Children & Families Groups,
    • Teams & Systems
    • People who have Learning Disabilities
    • Psychological Problems in Older Adults
    • Psychology in Health & Social Care settings
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    Clinical Psychology Theory & Practice 3

    30 credits.

    • Advanced Personal & Professional Skills
    • Approaches to Supervision and Consultation
    • Leadership, Management and Clinical Direction
    • Health & Social Care Policy, Prevention & Promotion
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    Clinical Psychology Placements 5 & 6

    90 credits.

    Two 6-month or one 12-month clinical placement(s) in an NHS or related setting, working with

    • Specialist Clinical Services
    • Advanced work with Groups
    • Teams & Systems Community Psychology
    • Interventions Organisational Frameworks and Approaches
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    Research Component

    90 credits

    Main topics:

    • Research Study Design and Implementation
    • Data Collection, Analysis, Interpretation and Reporting
    • Research Methods, Workshops & Tutorials
    • Research Dissertation preparation

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Stratford Campus

Stratford Campus, Water Lane, Stratford

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER