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by catg
Mon Jun 17, 2013 11:07 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Unconventional backstory - Would greatly appreciate advice!
Replies: 10
Views: 5206

Re: Unconventional backstory - Would greatly appreciate advi

Just happened to stumble on this post and felt the need to respond! I have just been offered a place for 2013, but originally studied at music college and worked as a classical musician for about 10 years. I've definitely been able to draw on that experience in in my work and in interviews with clin...
by catg
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:56 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Where did you do your Psychology degree?
Replies: 72
Views: 30249

Re: Where did you do your Psychology degree?

Hi Tilly Just spotted your thread while having a quick browse! I just wanted to say that I did my degree with the OU and ended up getting a place on the MSc (CYP) in Edinburgh, and I now have a job as a Clinical Associate Psychologist. Although there are obvious disadvantages with distance learning,...
by catg
Sat Oct 17, 2009 12:04 pm
Forum: Interviews
Topic: Interview for MSc Children and Young People, Edinburgh
Replies: 1
Views: 1376

Interview for MSc Children and Young People, Edinburgh

I have just found out I have an interview for this course and wondered if anyone is currently on the course or has done it, and could offer me any advice on key areas to think about. Also any info on the course itself would also be welcome.

Thanks!
by catg
Thu Mar 05, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: A good age
Replies: 34
Views: 21472

Well it seems there are certainly plenty of us around! Would def be great to hear how everyone gets on and thanks for the further encouragement, astra, especially from one who is also juggling small children. I'm with you, CurlyHair on the life experience...it's got to count for something! By the wa...
by catg
Tue Mar 03, 2009 6:10 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: A good age
Replies: 34
Views: 21472

I too am finding this very encouraging to read. I am 36 and currently struggling to get an AP post, having got my 2:1 from the OU in 2005 and with two littlies at home (5 and 3)! Have had quite a few interviews over the past year and a half with positive feedback, but there's always someone with mor...