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  • Wiki - the section that answers FAQs - START BY READING THIS SECTION!
    This section provides answers to all the questions that are commonly asked on the forum, so reading this is the best place to start. It provides a definitive source of information covering many aspects of clinical psychology and the field in general, ranging from what clinical psychologists do, how you might get that first foot on the ladder, how to find relevant employment, what the main jargon means, what the current pay scales are, to explaining IAPT and mental health issues.
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    556 Posts
    Last post by daydreambeliever View the latest post
    Tue Mar 17, 2015 9:56 pm
  • This website and forum, plus Aspire
    The guidance for posting on and any comments on the forum, suggestions for improvements, etc. Also information about our e-magazine, Aspire, and how to contribute or download your copy.
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    2736 Posts
    Last post by musingonthemind View the latest post
    Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:38 pm
  • Job adverts
    Advertise posts here (email to arrange payment, it starts at just £40+vat)
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    1989 Posts
    Last post by KeysChildcare View the latest post
    Wed Mar 11, 2015 3:53 pm
  • Events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
    Discuss local psychology graduate / assistant psychologist groups, training events, conferences, meetings and open days. Let people know what is coming up, and report back about events you have attended. Review materials and books here.
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    1352 Posts
    Last post by Randall View the latest post
    Wed Mar 18, 2015 9:04 pm
  • Clinical Doctorate Application Process
    Discuss applications to the clearing house (and to courses that are not in the clearing house system), screening assessments, interviews, reserve lists, places, etc. here
    940 Topics
    24280 Posts
    Last post by moonbeam View the latest post
    Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:45 pm
  • Clinical Doctorate Courses
    Discuss the content and style of the different clinical psychology doctoral training courses, the differences between them, placements, teaching, chat to other trainees and connect with other people who have places on the same course
    633 Topics
    8727 Posts
    Last post by MindfulMouse View the latest post
    Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:26 pm
  • Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
    The place to ask about degree courses, conversion courses, masters, PhD or other qualifications. Discuss specific courses, their pros and cons, the content, the application process, different institutions, how to fund them, etc. Includes advice if you have a 2:2 and questions on transcripts
    768 Topics
    6533 Posts
    Last post by workingmama View the latest post
    Sat Mar 28, 2015 4:28 pm
  • Applications
    Discuss any aspect of applying for posts or courses (apart from the clinical psychology doctorate which has its own forum section), CVs, application forms, etc
    510 Topics
    3785 Posts
    Last post by akadanielle View the latest post
    Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:07 am
  • Interviews
    Discuss what to expect in job and course interviews, what topics might be covered, how to manage anxiety, and how to get the desired result!
    724 Topics
    4306 Posts
    Last post by Mikel Arteta View the latest post
    Thu Mar 26, 2015 12:17 am
  • Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
    This section is for discussion relating to the Layard report, and subsequent schemes like Improving Access to Psychological Therapies where lower intensity inteventions are offered in primary care
    542 Topics
    4750 Posts
    Last post by baa View the latest post
    Wed Mar 25, 2015 9:23 am
  • Professional/Employment Issues
    Issues related to pay, contracts, Agenda for Change, the NHS, the BPS, unions, etc.
    514 Topics
    4746 Posts
    Last post by kazrw View the latest post
    Thu Mar 26, 2015 8:49 pm
  • Careers advice
    Your chance to ask for advice on any aspect of career development that doesn't fit in any of the above categories
    1222 Topics
    8338 Posts
    Last post by FerryGlide View the latest post
    Fri Mar 27, 2015 7:15 pm
  • Academic/Research
    Ask here about academic and research issues, like designing studies, recruiting participants, choosing statistics, submitting for publication, etc.
    1006 Topics
    5004 Posts
    Last post by enid View the latest post
    Sat Mar 28, 2015 5:24 pm
  • Papers and Journal Articles
    Post here to discuss evaluating published research, sharing papers you have found of interest, plus requests for help with literature searches or locating papers
    1282 Topics
    3856 Posts
    Last post by Toria View the latest post
    Fri Mar 27, 2015 4:55 pm
  • Clinical Issues
    This section is for questions relating to therapy, assessment, formulation and other aspects of working with people in mental health services.
    787 Topics
    5192 Posts
    Last post by lingua_franca View the latest post
    Sat Mar 28, 2015 10:36 pm
  • Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
    Anything that does not fit into the above categories, but is related to psychology, including discussion of public and media perceptions of psychology, satire related to psychology, etc.
    874 Topics
    8852 Posts
    Last post by jyddx View the latest post
    Thu Mar 26, 2015 11:48 pm
  • Miscellaneous: Off-topic
    For anything not related to psychology
    585 Topics
    18638 Posts
    Last post by moonbeam View the latest post
    Sat Mar 28, 2015 10:00 pm
  • Members' Area (includes LiveChat)
    This area is accessible to signed in members of the forum only. It contains blogs by forum members, plus information about the LiveChat facility, including details of when we have scheduled live workshops, clubs and discussions, and how to participate. LiveChat events will include a chance to discuss and critique journal articles, hone SPSS skills, discussion professional development and mutual support and collaboration regarding research. Previous Live Chats will also be archived here.
    61 Topics
    938 Posts
    Last post by FerryGlide View the latest post
    Tue Feb 24, 2015 8:38 pm
  • Trainees peer discussion section
    A section for trainees to talk to their peers about issues relevant to training. This is currently a pilot to explore what trainees want to gain from the site.
    47 Topics
    546 Posts
    Last post by BenJMan View the latest post
    Wed Mar 25, 2015 11:31 pm

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