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by Gem2010
Wed Jun 21, 2017 5:18 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: 35 year old considering applying for ClinPsy next year
Replies: 9
Views: 9010

Re: 35 year old considering applying for ClinPsy next year

I think Kat makes some very valid points and I actually feel that age (and therefore more life and work experience) is a bonus. I started my training aged 33 years and I am neither the oldest or the youngest. I find that within my cohort it is the younger trainees (20's) that struggle with the deman...
by Gem2010
Tue Jun 14, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Interviews
Topic: AP Interview PD service in a prison
Replies: 6
Views: 5049

Re: AP Interview PD service in a prison

Hi RhubarbCrumble, I have worked in a Forensic PD service (not based in prison although most su were seen there) and I was asked a lot of questions related to risk. However, my job entailed mainly assessment (International Personality Disorder Examination IPDE) and therefore I had to do various risk...
by Gem2010
Tue May 24, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: What experience did you have when you got on training?
Replies: 389
Views: 380389

Re: What experience did you have when you got on training?

I will be 32 (almost 33) when I start training and it was my 4th time applying. 1 interview first time, 1 interview and reserve place second time, 0 interviews third time, 2 interviews fourth time. Qualifications Bsc Psychology and Biology (accredited BPS) 2:2 Msc Health Psychology Experience (all f...
by Gem2010
Tue May 24, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Lancaster 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 4708

Re: Lancaster 2016

Thank you Rob for all your support. Lancaster has always been my first choice, one of the reasons being the supportive approach from all of the team, through keeping you updated, giving details about the course on their website and just being open and friendly throughout the entire process. I am the...
by Gem2010
Tue May 24, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292703

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Fourth attempt and extremely relieved and excited to say I finally have a place on the course which has always been my first choice. :D Lancaster Cardiff Liverpool Teesside Commiserations to all those who were unsuccessful this year but I wish you all the best in future applications and please do no...
by Gem2010
Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Resource - Visual hallucinations
Replies: 0
Views: 3347

Resource - Visual hallucinations

Hi all, I currently work for an Early Intervention in Psychosis service and I am looking for a resource that explains what visual hallucinations are with some relevance to psychosis and psychological theory. This is for a service user and their family so needs to be in lay terms. Any help would be a...
by Gem2010
Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292703

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Liverpool :(
Teesside :?
Cardiff :D
Lancaster :D

Massive commiserations to those with all reds.It is a really rough process but if your able dont give up.

Goodluck to all with interviews, may we all do our best. :D
by Gem2010
Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292703

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

laydee89 wrote:No letter and no email from Teesside....has anyone else heard anything? What has happened in previous years?! The wait is killing me!
They emailed me late this afternoon. Mine was a red, fingers crossed you get a green :D
by Gem2010
Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292703

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Sorry niceday I don't think they have a reserve list for Lancaster :(
by Gem2010
Tue Mar 08, 2016 10:34 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292703

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

5th time applying (I think, starting to lose track) and please to announce.....

Lancaster
Liverpool
South Wales
Teesside

Sorry to all the reds, believe me I really do know your pain. x
by Gem2010
Thu Mar 03, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Lancaster GMA tests 2016
Replies: 61
Views: 24100

Re: Lancaster GMA tests 2016

Thanks svr, I've checked the Lancaster website though and definitely says midnight tomorrow just in case anyone else starts to panic (please correct me if I'm wrong!). Internet terrible in my house of an evening so happy I can do it in the morning instead.
by Gem2010
Thu Mar 03, 2016 6:41 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Lancaster GMA tests 2016
Replies: 61
Views: 24100

Re: Lancaster GMA tests 2016

Well done to all of you who have done both the tests. I'm still putting off the numerical one! We have got until tomorrow night to complete right?????
by Gem2010
Mon Feb 29, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Lancaster GMA tests 2016
Replies: 61
Views: 24100

Re: Lancaster GMA tests 2016

Thank you. I thought I had deleted an email with the login details!
by Gem2010
Mon Feb 29, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Lancaster GMA tests 2016
Replies: 61
Views: 24100

Re: Lancaster GMA tests 2016

I seem to be getting a log in page when I open up the browser from the email link. Is that right or is the tests suppose to come straight up?
by Gem2010
Tue Jan 12, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Assistant Groups
Replies: 220
Views: 162344

Re: Assistant Groups

Hi everyone, does anyone know the contact details for the Liverpool Assistant Psychologist groups? I emailed this address liverpoolapg@gmail.com in December to check the current venue and arrangements but did not receive a reply?