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by oncourse
Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Do you introduce yourself as a Dr?
Replies: 8
Views: 3770

Do you introduce yourself as a Dr?

#mynameis


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by oncourse
Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Clinical Issues
Topic: "Not Psychodynamically Minded"
Replies: 5
Views: 4254

"Not Psychodynamically Minded"

This is a long standing problem and sadly all too common, but fortunately there is a well established treatment protocol that goes as follows: Step 1: First of all, if you are a man, grow a beard and get yourself some circular steel rimmed spectacles and birkenstocks. The impression you want to giv...
by oncourse
Sat Oct 08, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?
Replies: 19
Views: 10022

Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?

Who funded your training generously and why? This seems to have functioned like a projective test! Great discussion. At a time when HEE funding is in serious jeopardy we those who have been funded would do well to think about these things and act according to our values I asked a question about the...
by oncourse
Fri Oct 07, 2016 10:27 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?
Replies: 19
Views: 10022

Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?

Hi, I'm newly qualified and have been offered a role in a private hospital. The role seems quite interesting and involves helping to develop a new service. The pay is above that for a band 7 so that's also a perk. However I'm a bit stuck on whether to accept this or wait out for other NHS posts, on...
by oncourse
Sun Oct 02, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?
Replies: 19
Views: 10022

Pros/cons: working as a newly qualified in private hospital?

Hi, I'm newly qualified and have been offered a role in a private hospital. The role seems quite interesting and involves helping to develop a new service. The pay is above that for a band 7 so that's also a perk. However I'm a bit stuck on whether to accept this or wait out for other NHS posts, on...
by oncourse
Fri Sep 30, 2016 9:04 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: University of Bath Programme Webinar: 2017 intake
Replies: 1
Views: 3653

University of Bath Programme Webinar: 2017 intake

My spies tell me that Bath will soon be having an online webinar for the next round of admissions (11th October). I'm told that this will also be available afterwards as a resource. Registration is required: details here: http://www.bath.ac.uk/psychology/events/news_0006.html
by oncourse
Wed May 18, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: NHS England - funding
Replies: 23
Views: 23770

NHS England - funding

No, not scaremongering. My spies tell me that the programmes have agreed collectively to state on clearing house that funding arrangements (salary AND fees) cannot at present be confirmed due to the review triggered by the CSR. The clever money is on it continuing pro tem. In the meantime BPS and th...
by oncourse
Fri Dec 19, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Bath Question 13
Replies: 13
Views: 7360

Re: Bath Question 13

I understand that all emails went out at the same time (4th December, with a reminder around a week later), and that the programme has advised people to check their spam list if its not there!! I understand that responses must be in today! :bom:
by oncourse
Mon Aug 18, 2014 9:10 am
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Applying straight from undergrad MSci?
Replies: 6
Views: 2569

What experience did you have when you got on training?

I disagree. Go for it. Mainly you need evidence of commitment and a good early application shows that as much as dogged persistence. I know of one applicant who got a place this year straight from ug
by oncourse
Tue May 27, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: ClinPsy vs HI (Iapt)
Replies: 12
Views: 8235

Re: ClinPsy vs HI (Iapt)

Entirely correct. BABCP Level 2 indicates high quality CBT at at least the level of IAPT HI.
by oncourse
Sat Apr 26, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: ClinPsy vs HI (Iapt)
Replies: 12
Views: 8235

ClinPsy vs HI (Iapt)

Bath DClin Psy gives you the best of both worlds being babcp level 2


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by oncourse
Sun Oct 06, 2013 3:22 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Bath Clinical Doctorate- Points for Academic Achievement?
Replies: 43
Views: 14250

Re: Bath Clinical Doctorate- Points for Academic Achievement

Might be worth raising this kind of issue at the open day at Bath, which is pretty soon
http://www.bath.ac.uk/psychology/clinical/open-days/
I'll be there and might mention it! :bom:
by oncourse
Fri Aug 02, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Trainee Clinical Psychologist offering private therapy
Replies: 10
Views: 5642

Trainee Clinical Psychologist offering private therapy

Clinical training is done on a fulltime employed basis and usually tales all the hours available. PLUS supervision requires or would be breaking fitness to practise rules
Plus ask course
by oncourse
Sat Dec 22, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Number of places for 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2336

Number of places for 2013

I have heard that there have been changes in the number of places being offered by various courses tisis year. Does anyone now the details?