UCL (University College London)
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Children and Young People
This programme provides training for individuals in outcomes-based CBT interventions to promote psychological wellbeing in children and young people. This Master's programme is aimed at professionals already working in the field of children's services, including social care, education and health, who hope to gain skills they can practise in the workplace.
Normally a minimum of a 2nd Class UK Honours degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a relevant subject (such as psychology) and/or professional qualification in a relevant subject. Additionally, applicants must have experience of working with children in education, health or social care settings and a work context that enables them to fulfil the programme requirements (including time to attend, and undertake case work and cognitive behavioural therapy with children).
Modules include: certificate: introduction to cognitive behavioural therapy in context; assessment and engagement for cognitive behavioural therapy in context; basic skills (developing understanding); basic skills (methods of change). Diploma: introduction to disorder specific approaches; disorder specific approaches; complex problems; cognitive behavioural therapy in context. MSc: research dissertation.
The programme is delivered at the Anna Freud Centre, and taught by leading practitioners in the field. Teaching is a combination of lectures, workshops and seminars. A core component of the programme is video practice which is discussed in small practice tutor groups during each teaching day.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Variable||£ 3,815 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Variable||£ 9,020 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PgCert||Variable||£ 3,600 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|PgCert||Variable||£ 8,500 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||Variable||£ 3,600 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||Variable||£ 8,500 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7443 2266