University of Reading

University of Reading

Psychological Treatments

This programme is focused on teaching evidence-based psychological interventions within a range of mental health problems. As such it may be suitable as an introduction for new professionals in the area of mental health, but may also be suitable for existing therapists who wish to update their knowledge within evidence based practice.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree & a postgraduate qualification within a mental health profession; those applying for the postgraduate diploma should have access to ongoing clinical cases with whom they would engage in therapeutic practice & discuss in supervision.

Course modules

The content of the programme is based on the existing evidence base in psychological therapies, rather than adopting 1 specific form of therapy alone.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time - 6 months
PgDip Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289