University of Salford
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
This course has a distinctive niche in the market as a conversion course to cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) theory and skills for the experienced health professional, and supplements prior therapeutic training.
A degree, grade 2.1 or above, in psychology or other health/social care related discipline or a degree in any discipline, grade 2.2 or above and a diploma in counselling or its UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) or British Psychological Society (BPS) equivalent. Applicants are required to be working/volunteering in healthcare practice either as a counsellor/psychotherapist or in a health/social care related discipline. You will be required to use cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) skills within a work/voluntary placement setting and will need to access a minimum of one client and 20 hours supervised practice. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.
Modules inlcude: Introduction to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT); CBT for anxiety disorders and addictive behaviour.
Assessment includes: 3,000 word theoretical and reflective essay. Live assessment from peers and tutors on CBT skills. Reflective Practice Portfolio which includes 20 hours of supervised skills practice.
Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,217 per Credit module (overseas fees)||12 months|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Salford||Salford||M5 4WT||North West|
0161 295 4545