The Great Big Progress Thread for 2017 entry DClinPsy

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
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CaptainHazza
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The Great Big Progress Thread for 2017 entry DClinPsy

Post by CaptainHazza » Fri Apr 07, 2017 11:16 pm

Birmingham
Bath
Cov/Warwick
Leicester

1st time applicant - overwhelmed!
Also, hello to all those who interviewed on the Wednesday!

Congratulations and good luck to those still awaiting news.

rennyren63
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Post by rennyren63 » Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:44 pm

Anyone have any news about Southampton yet? Just wandered if the phone calls had started! Good luck everyone!

Hockeygirl
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Post by Hockeygirl » Mon Apr 10, 2017 3:41 pm

Teesside --->teesside

I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong this year?!

Rainbowcake
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Post by Rainbowcake » Mon Apr 10, 2017 5:13 pm

Oxford
Bath
South Wales
Coventry and Warwick

Kinda disappointed but still got two to go...

Esk
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Post by Esk » Mon Apr 10, 2017 5:17 pm

Coventry

Definitely too far down to get a place but I'm really pleased that they offer feedback even if you're a reserve. Would love to know how the rest of the Monday interview group did as everyone was so lovely!

jlb36
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Post by jlb36 » Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:53 pm

I'm Coventry as well! I guess the wait continues!

Does anyone know how long the reserve list for Cov&Warwick usually is?

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Post by gingerbrummie » Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:28 pm

jlb36 wrote:I'm Coventry as well! I guess the wait continues!

Does anyone know how long the reserve list for Cov&Warwick usually is?
I'm number 10 if that helps?

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Post by Begrand » Tue Apr 11, 2017 9:50 am

Glasgow
Edinburgh -> Withdrew
Manchester -> Declined
Newcastle ->Accepted

First time applicant, so very much went in not expecting anything. Wishing everyone left to interview the best of luck!

jlb36
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Post by jlb36 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:21 pm

gingerbrummie wrote:
jlb36 wrote:I'm Coventry as well! I guess the wait continues!

Does anyone know how long the reserve list for Cov&Warwick usually is?
I'm number 10 if that helps?

Really helpful - thanks!

Fingers crossed for both of us.

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Post by AJPsych » Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:10 pm

3rd time applicant, thought I'd share the ups and downs!

2014 -
UCL -> UCL
Bath -> Bath
Liverpool
Bangor

2015 -
UCL -> UCL
Herts
UEL
Liverpool

2016 - In September I left my assistant post to get a new one after 3 years with the team, and finally stopped my avoidance of practice interviews...
UCL
Bath
Manchester
Oxford -> Oxford

I withdrew from the other two as I had a very positive experience of interview at Oxford, and the fit felt right. I'm relieved it's over! I've really found every extra year of experience (and feedback) invaluable for personal and professional development so in ways I'm glad it ended up being 3 rounds.
Best of luck to everyone else with interviews yet to come :)

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reishi
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Post by reishi » Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:20 pm

SELF FUNDED
UCL
Leicester I am so shocked :shock: and pleased not being flat out rejected
Birmingham
Essex
UEA
SELF FUNDED

I think I experienced everything a ClinDPsy application can offer apart from being on a reserve list for an interview :lol:
"Ever since psychoanalysis came up, everybody's ill more or less."

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Post by cassie0301 » Wed Apr 12, 2017 2:33 am

UCL
Manchester
Newcastle
Leicester

*self funded*
First time applicant and I am not sure what to expect throughout the application process
Think my chances for Leicester are pretty slim :cry: , but definitely appreciates the feedback given (something my home country does not practice, despite me calling / writing in for feedback)
Now I'm left with UCL, keeping fingers crossed for that!

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Any Ireland Uni hopefuls for 2017 entry DClinPsy

Post by EmeraldGreen » Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:03 am

Just wondering if there are any prospective Irish univeristy applicants on this thread?

Anyone know if all the results out yet?

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Post by Midlandia » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:39 pm

Hi everyone, my first post and very happy to write that I have an offer!

Oxford
Coventry and Warwick

Birmingham
Leicester

So I'll post my previous attempts for people to see what it took to get here. :D

Year 1:
Oxford
Birmingham
Leicester

Coventry and Warwick

Year 2: absolutely grim:
Oxford
Birmingham
Leicester
Coventry and Warwick


It still hasn't sunk in that I made it this time around! :D

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Post by benbrand » Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:13 pm

Congratulations to all that have received a place!

Friendly request: for those of you who have gotten a place might you consider posting in "What experience did you have when you got on training?" As someone who works in a different country and has little access to people who have applied and got onto the course, this thread has been immensely helpful in planning.

Thanks!

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