University of Reading

University of Reading

Evidence-based Psychological Treatment (PGCert)

* Focuses on teaching evidence-based psychological interventions within a range of mental health problems * Suitable as an introduction for new professionals in the area of mental health, as well as existing therapists who wish to update their knowledge within evidence-based practice * Run by the Charlie Waller Institute for Evidence-based Psychological Treatment **Psychology at Reading** Our programmes enable you to complement your postgraduate study of psychology through a number of NHS-partnered clinics, professional training centres and research placements in neuroscience, developmental psychopathology and clinical research. The Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics provides access to state-of-the art technology and expertise in cognitive and computational neuroscience. We also have facilities for experimental and observational research, including a number of specialist laboratories. These include virtual reality, ageing, infant vision, infant language, auditory perception, body kinematics, psychophysiology, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and electroencephalogram (EEG). We provide excellence in research training for both specialist and transferable skills. Our degrees take a modern approach to the practice of psychology, and you take mandatory modules in a range of analytics methods. You will benefit from the many collaborative ventures of staff and from their involvement with national and international research projects, professional societies and funding bodies, as well as opportunities to participate in academic dissemination, such as conferences and scientific journals.

Course modules

Sample modules may include: * Fundamentals of 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 Certificate - PgCert Part-time January 2018 - 12 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2018 - 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

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01183785289