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by psyt
Tue Oct 20, 2009 3:00 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

Now I understand: you are a Dr Gilly's patient... Care to explain what this is about? I wanted just to highlight the inconsistency of who talks about respect, as you did in your fifth post (now modified), after having used a tone like the one you used in your fourth post to express your disagreemen...
by psyt
Sun Oct 18, 2009 11:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

Now I understand: you are a Dr Gilly's patient...
by psyt
Sun Oct 18, 2009 9:07 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

I am sorry to have disturbed you with my posts. It was not my intention. Anyway, I would like to point out that you are not under any obligation to reply to anyone's posts, especially if they disturb you. Please feel free to avoid further wasting time from 2009 on and to use your time in a better way.
by psyt
Thu Oct 15, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

whitian wrote:
psyt wrote:
whitian wrote: Definitely.
Fertile stuff indeed...! :wink:
Oh no, I had just finished my time.
You might wish to give further explananation about your ontological point of view, if you like it.
by psyt
Tue Oct 13, 2009 9:17 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

ah, excuse me for assuming a majority of people rather than people, I think I added majority as a redundant noun, My reference to "people" concerned Crowd Psychology, that applies to all people. but what about in-groups and out-groups, do these exist as we currently understand them at pol...
by psyt
Fri Oct 09, 2009 1:36 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

Ha! I'll bite. Fine, all the above, but I get the impression that you think the majority of people take political spin seriously, I was not referring to any majority, but simply to "people". I agree with you that people often do not take political spin seriously, especially when voting. W...
by psyt
Fri Oct 09, 2009 6:25 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The "national workers first!" phenomenon
Replies: 19
Views: 5487

The "national workers first!" phenomenon

I have used the term "national" not to refer just to the British reality, but to a topic that is used in many Countries by some politicians in case of economic recession. They exploit this topic to foment social conflicts and to earn votes, relying on emotiveness and irrational thought tha...
by psyt
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Observer article re threats of cutbacks
Replies: 16
Views: 6314

IAPT: a good idea that does need further implementation and some good decisions by the politicians, I think...
by psyt
Fri Aug 07, 2009 6:15 am
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: A good age
Replies: 34
Views: 21547

Hi everyone, I am a new member and interested in this age discussion. I am 53 and just starting a degree in September in Edinburgh , which means 4 years to start with. I've given up a stressful career elsewhere to live on a shoestring and follow the psychology route. Everyone thinks I am mad but I ...
by psyt
Sat Aug 01, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: This website and forum, plus Aspire
Topic: Hello: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 730
Views: 186865

Hi everyone!

Hi, after a few hurried posts on May finally I meet the time to introduce myself. I am very glad to have found this forum. I consider it very nice and useful! :D I own a foreign degree in Clinical Psychology and would like to continue my career path in UK where, differently from other Countries incl...
by psyt
Fri May 29, 2009 8:24 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: A good age
Replies: 34
Views: 21547

Many thanks to Jana and Miriam! I have already read something about the AP position and I realized that, being very difficult for British graduates to get it, it would be more difficult for those having a foreign degree not enough "research-oriented". My degree is five-year and I have only...
by psyt
Thu May 28, 2009 3:15 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: A good age
Replies: 34
Views: 21547

Hello to everyone, I am new of this forum and yet I have to orient myself, but of course I consider this forum very nice and useful. I am very pleased to read about some older people willing to undertake a CP career path. :) I am 46 and would like to get a British qualification in CP or CounsP. I do...
by psyt
Tue May 19, 2009 8:29 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Pgdips and pgcerts - how valued?
Replies: 0
Views: 997

PGDip & PGCert

Hello,
would you mention anything about PGDip/Certs relevant to the PCGMHW or IAPT positions, please?
Since CBT is now gaining further importance, might those PGxxxs be considered as useful experiences to get on clinical training? :scratch:
Thank you very much. :wink: