UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Children and Young People's Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Therapy

This programme focuses on the clinical areas of child mental health: anxiety, depression and conduct disorder.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a relevant subject (such as psychology) and/or a registerable professional qualification in a relevant subject (such as medicine, psychology, social work) from a UK university or overseas professional qualification of an equivalent standard. Candidates without a degree, but with a minimum of 3 years professional experience in a CAMHS (or equivalent) setting together with a relevant professional qualification will also be considered.

Course modules

Core module: CYP IAPT: model and basic skills. Optional modules include: CBT for anxiety disorders; CBT for depression; parent training for conduct problems; SFP basic skills; SFP eating disorders; SFP for depression and self-harm; SFP for conduct disorder.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through essays, log book, case studies, oral presentations and reflective analysis.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7794 2313