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by cp2020
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Clinical psychology on Shortage Occupation List
Replies: 6
Views: 2524

Re: Clinical psychology on Shortage Occupation List

Thanks. That is encouraging. Yes, the PhD route was pretty intense...I received my degree in 1987 -- imagine typing a dissertation on a manual typewriter and cutting and rearranging the paragraphs in order to edit!! My concern is that since my training was so "ancient" it may not be possible to prov...
by cp2020
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: BPS / HCPC with international degree - who matters most?
Replies: 22
Views: 17946

Re: BPS / HCPC with international degree - who matters most?

Hello all. I'm American trained with a doctorate (Ph.D. Clinical-School Psycholoy) licensed and practicing in New York for many years. Based on my exploration thus far, it seems it is not possible to obtain Tier 2 Visa sponsorship (psychologists are now on the shortage list) without HCPC registratio...
by cp2020
Fri Feb 07, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Clinical psychology on Shortage Occupation List
Replies: 6
Views: 2524

Re: Clinical psychology on Shortage Occupation List

Don't be discouraged...I'm an experienced American trained psychologist who is attempting to become HCPC registered. Considering this process, as well as understanding the Tier 2 Visa system and finding a position that even sponsors Tier 2 Visas, I think you have nothing to worry about!
by cp2020
Fri Feb 07, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: overseas trained clinical psychologist - HPC registration
Replies: 24
Views: 16196

Re: overseas trained clinical psychologist - HPC registration

I am thoroughly confused...doesn't HCPC registration require a doctorate? Unless it has been changed since these posts (?) The HCPC website lists: Standards of education and training Level of qualification for entry to the Register: Professional doctorate for clinical psychologists. Professional doc...
by cp2020
Fri Feb 07, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Wiki: The path to qualifying as a Clinical Psychologist in the UK
Topic: Qualified in psychology abroad and want to work in the UK?
Replies: 2
Views: 26780

Re: Qualified in psychology abroad and want to work in the UK?

Is it possible to update this information in light of the addition of psychologists to the "shortage list" for Tier 2 visas last Fall?