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by vanianita
Wed Sep 26, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Research Exam Help
Replies: 1
Views: 1311

Research Exam Help

Hello All, As the application season has started my anxiety about the research exam begins I am specifically talking about the Salomans and Surrey Exam. I feel that I really need some help with this. Has anyone got any good tips or suggestions on how to prepare? I know that this is a few months away...
by vanianita
Wed Nov 27, 2013 7:45 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Application for RA post
Replies: 2
Views: 2482

Re: Application for RA post

Thank you for your reply. I done a masters in cognitve neuroscience and neuropsyc I could probably talk about the research in certain disorders. Thank you for giving me an idea. :D
by vanianita
Wed Nov 27, 2013 6:44 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Application for RA post
Replies: 2
Views: 2482

Application for RA post

Hi Everyone, I wanted some advice I am applying for a RA post one of the essential criteria is "Good Knowledge of Psychological and mental health research" I know this might be self explanatory but I am having trouble about what I need to think about to answer this. Any advice on how I should tackle...
by vanianita
Fri Nov 08, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Fish Out of Water

I wanted to ask what you thought about Samaritans in getting exposure to help you get job or into the course. Should I be doing work for other charities also?
by vanianita
Fri Nov 08, 2013 5:28 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Fish Out of Water

It is very tricky isn't it! You have to somehow write an application very quicky before it closes AND you have to tailor each application to the specific job to stand a chance at getting an interview AND you have to proof read it carefully. Actually, I am interested in how other people on the AP ap...
by vanianita
Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Fish Out of Water

These jobs are highly competitive. For every person called to interview another 50 are not. There is no shame in not being successful at interview in that context. Are you tailoring each application to that specific post? I am trying to but having difficulty with this. I feel like I am saying I hav...
by vanianita
Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:03 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Fish Out of Water

Hi Sorry to hear you're struggling with it all. But, you're doing all the right things and it does just take time to get those sought after posts where you get the right experience. Keep applying, keep volunteering if you can in whatever relevant role you can find. Look around this website and the ...
by vanianita
Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:00 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Fish Out of Water

Thank you for your advice I know its a difficult road just feeling very upset with it all. I agree with you until you get your personal statement correct its really difficult. I think this is where one of my problems are I am not writing things as they should be written.

Thank you again.
by vanianita
Thu Nov 07, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Fish Out of Water
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Fish Out of Water

Hi Everyone, Wanted to know if anyone can give in some advice. I have been feeling that I am not really good enough to get on the clinical psychology course. I have been trying to apply for jobs for about 4 months and I still havent received any replies. I started of as a Radiographer have worked in...
by vanianita
Thu Sep 12, 2013 2:06 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Assistant psychologist training? Expensive course advertised
Replies: 3
Views: 529

Re: Assistant psychologist training? Expensive course advert

Thank you so much for pointing me in the right direction to the discussion on this topic. I have come to realise that you are correct the money on accomodation and the course itself will be very expensive and you are left with no guarantee of anything at the end of it.
by vanianita
Sat Aug 31, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Assistant psychologist training? Expensive course advertised
Replies: 3
Views: 529

Assistant psychologist training? Expensive course advertised

Hi everyone, I am new to psychology and finding it difficult to find experience I heard about this oakfield course that train people in getting a AP post and I was wondering if people knew about it what you thought? If you had success with it? It's quite expensive and would mean I would need to stay...