University of Reading

University of Reading

Evidence-based Psychological Treatment (PGDip)

This course is designed to improve clinical knowledge in skills within psychological treatments which have been shown to be effective. This course is run by the Charlie Waller Institute and is aimed at mental health professionals from a range of professions - such as clinical psychologists, psychiatric nurses, social workers - who are incorporating psychological treatments into their work. You will be learn through a combination of taught components, clinical skills masterclasses and supervision. The course is Level 1 accredited by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) and structured so that most of the criteria needed for personal accreditation are fulfilled.

Entry requirements

Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip: You are normally required to have a relevant undergraduate degree, a postgraduate qualification within a mental health profession, and access to ongoing clinical cases with whom you would engage in therapeutic practice and discuss in supervision.

Course modules

Sample modules may include: * Fundamentals of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) theory * Assessment skills * Formulation skills * Structuring sessions * CBT and the therapeutic relationship Check our website for more details of the course structure.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time January 2020 6,000 per Whole course (England) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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