King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Family Therapy

This programme is for professionals working in a mental health setting, including: nurses, GPs, paediatricians, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists who wish to complete an intermediate level programme in family therapy, or those who aim to incorporate systemic work in existing clinical practice.

Entry requirements

A relevant degree and/or relevant professional training and experience in clinical or similar setting.

Course modules

Modules include: Clinical practice; personal and professional development; systemic practice with families and couples; plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written assignments, examination and ongoing formative assessment of practice.

Sponsorship information

Some students from the South London and Maudsley and Oxleas NHS Trusts are funded through contracts; no scholarships are provided by the programme; most full-time students are self-funded, funded by their NHS/HSE employer or receive external scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Certificate Part-time - 2 years
Graduate Certificate Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Denmark Hill Campus Southwark SE5 8AF South East

Key information

Programme Leader
Telephone number: 
020 7848 0693