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by RachPsychUG
Wed Jun 17, 2015 7:47 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Manchester 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 13377

Re: Manchester 2015

Was glad to read the email about the packs being sent out, I am itching to get something in the post! September doesn't seem that far away now 8) meeting up before the course starts sounds good
by RachPsychUG
Wed May 06, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Manchester 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 13377

Re: Manchester 2015

Thanks for sharing that Loula - makes me feel better about the commute in. And hello Charlotte! Good hearing that a fellow Wirral-ite will also be starting in September :)
by RachPsychUG
Sun May 03, 2015 11:15 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Manchester 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 13377

Re: Manchester 2015

Hi Midas and Moonbeam! Also excited to start, it's still sinking in really. I interviewed first thing Wednesday morning, and I think I was out of there by 10ish (although it all seemed to be about 5 minutes in total...!) so probably will not have seen you Moonbeam. I will be staying where I am livin...
by RachPsychUG
Mon Apr 27, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Hall of Fame - "I'm going to be training at...." 2015
Replies: 56
Views: 26801

Re: Hall of Fame - "I'm going to be training at...." 2015

It's Manchester for me :D well done to everyone so far. I can totally relate to it not feeling 100% real...so much so that I am slightly forcing myself to post on here to help it sink in a bit more!
by RachPsychUG
Mon Mar 30, 2015 4:26 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: How many years after graduation before you got on the course
Replies: 95
Views: 100986

Re: How many years after graduation before you got on the co

Graduated in 2012 - will be starting training this year ( :alien: !) , so around three years
by RachPsychUG
Mon Mar 30, 2015 4:18 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: What experience did you have when you got on training?
Replies: 391
Views: 394560

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

Very excited to start training, and still can’t really believe its true…second time applying, no interviews last year, one interview and then an offer of a place this year. Here’s my experience at the time of applying: Prior to undergrad Left school at 16 – went into a full time job, then at 19 star...
by RachPsychUG
Fri Mar 27, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 457122

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

So after three rejections (no interview offers from Lancs, Liverpool or Bangor) and one interview this year I am now over the moon to say: Manchester ----> Manchester !!!! :alien: :alien: Kept telling myself 'it only takes one'!! Second time applying, graduated in 2012....still in shock a bit, sitt...
by RachPsychUG
Fri Mar 27, 2015 4:32 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 457122

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

So after three rejections (no interview offers from Lancs, Liverpool or Bangor) and one interview this year I am now over the moon to say: Manchester ----> Manchester !!!! :alien: :alien: Kept telling myself 'it only takes one'!! Second time applying, graduated in 2012....still in shock a bit, sitti...
by RachPsychUG
Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:13 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 457122

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

Second time applying, no interviews last year:

Bangor
Manchester
Liverpool
Lancaster

Hearing the no from Bangor first I thought it would be more of the same! Pleased to say the least :) Good luck to everyone still waiting to hear
by RachPsychUG
Tue Feb 17, 2015 3:48 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 457122

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

Not got an email from Bangor - but status of my application has just been updated on the clearing house website to: Bangor - application unsuccessful Manchester Liverpool Lancaster My second time applying, trying to stay optimistic (whilst also being realistic...). Good luck to everyone else waiting...
by RachPsychUG
Mon Feb 16, 2015 7:35 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 457122

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

Claire2215 - I've not heard anything from Bangor yet either - trying not to over analyse what that may mean! Hopefully we hear soon :shock: good luck everyone!
by RachPsychUG
Fri Nov 07, 2014 6:02 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: how long do I have to struggle on a low wage
Replies: 18
Views: 11914

Re: how long do I have to struggle on a low wage

Hi sophjc91 I was in a very similar situation when I graduated - I had a first in my degree, voluntary work supporting adults with mental health difficulties, and some research internship experience. I gained lots of interviews when I applied for support worker posts, but just couldn't seem to get i...
by RachPsychUG
Fri Sep 12, 2014 1:44 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: BPD paper request
Replies: 2
Views: 1355

Re: BPD paper request

That would be great thank you! Have PM'd you :)
by RachPsychUG
Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:54 am
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: BPD paper request
Replies: 2
Views: 1355

BPD paper request

Does anyone have access to the below paper? I would be really grateful if someone could access and send to me? Can't seem to get through BPS or my Athens account: Todd, N., Jones, S. H., & Lobban (2013) What Do Service Users with Bipolar Disorder Want from a Web-Based Self-Management Interventio...
by RachPsychUG
Mon Sep 01, 2014 1:46 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Applying for 2015
Replies: 263
Views: 88380

Re: Applying for 2015

The FTE months does make it a lot easier; new to the form this year! Think it’s a good addition, also good for applicants to see what their experience equates to. The system calculates this based on your specified dates and hours per week - so working in the NHS for an 37.5 hours a week is accounted...