Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Praxis Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Studies

This is an online distance learning course. It provides an introduction to the theoretical models, core principles and the evidence base which underpins Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Praxis CBT is an established online training package providing core training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with accompanying academic and supervisory support for those starting out in the CBT field. It was developed by reputable therapists and researchers in the field of CBT training and supervision. The web-based training programme demonstrates CBT in a straightforward yet stimulating and highly interactive way, using a step-by-step, flexible approach and several video examples of key practice elements.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd Class-Honours degree or equivalent from a recognised university. EU and overseas applicants must provide evidence that they have achieved an equivalent standard. Applications are welcome from health professionals without the standard qualifications if they can demonstrate the skills and abilities needed to undertake postgraduate study. All applicants must be in a position to fulfil any clinical practice requirements and must be working in a relevant role in a healthcare setting. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS level 7.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 7 in speaking and listening, 8 in academic reading and 6.5 in academic writing.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert On-line study September 2016 - 12 months
PgCert On-line study January 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Praxis CBT Administrator
Telephone number: 
01670 501749