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by tarasian
Thu Feb 27, 2014 9:59 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Masters and IAPT Trainee positions (latest views 2014)
Replies: 3
Views: 3349

Re: Masters and IAPT Trainee positions (latest views 2014)

You might have a problem as some uni's dont want you enrolled on 2 post grad courses at once. One of the pwps I work with had to stop doing her msc because the uni where she was doing the iapt course didnt like it. However that said ive just completed my msc dissertation topup whilst doing my pgcert...
by tarasian
Tue Apr 02, 2013 11:14 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: PWP's / Trainees - Experience before you got your post
Replies: 10
Views: 7930

Re: PWP's / Trainees - Experience before you got your post

Current Title Trainee PWP Education Bsc Psychology and Philosophy (2.1) from Oxford Brookes (2007) PgDip Mental Health Studies (merit) from Southampton Uni (2011) Msc Mental Health Studies (dissertation topup) from Southampton Uni (December 2013 - if i ever get round to writting the flipping thing ...
by tarasian
Thu Mar 21, 2013 11:37 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Personal professional development day 2013
Replies: 83
Views: 28108

Re: Personal professional development day 2013

miriam wrote:I should say, for anyone who has come to a past ppdd, we have a new tower record: 150cm!
i'm afraid i will have to insist on photographic evidence to believe that something could have topped the tower we did last year :lol:
by tarasian
Fri Mar 15, 2013 12:57 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications
Replies: 1703
Views: 394393

Re: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications

all reds for me this year
Oxford
Herts
Cov&War
UEA


Never mind, I will just have to console myself with my new iapt job instead :twisted:
by tarasian
Tue Mar 12, 2013 12:47 am
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Is a MSc worth it !?
Replies: 4
Views: 1962

Re: Is a MSc worth it !?

I'm inclined to agree with The Cone, a Msc wont add much to your dclin application if you get a 1st, and its an expense you can do without, I would focus on getting some clinically relevant work instead. :D
by tarasian
Tue Mar 12, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: PWP Trainee Interview... Advice please?
Replies: 16
Views: 11164

Re: PWP Trainee Interview... Advice please?

for the recent interview i had we had a case study with several prompt questions, your right though some places do role plays instead. Sounds like you are pretty well covered, you might want to think about how you manage conflicting demands?, i.e uni work and clinical work, how you deal with stress?...
by tarasian
Tue Mar 12, 2013 12:37 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Key workers?
Replies: 8
Views: 3871

Re: Key workers?

lol possibly - i interviewed first thing in the morning on thurs. you could try looking a bit further out of the city - money goes a bit further and you get a bit more space for your buck. and if your thinking of parking at the park and ride and walking in then you could consider places like abingdo...
by tarasian
Mon Mar 11, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Key workers?
Replies: 8
Views: 3871

Re: Key workers?

PWP with oxfordshire mind - Im starting work with them soon too (although i already live locally so am used to the crushingly high rent prices)! As miriam says you will need to ask the individual scheme, although key workers can include council workers/teachers ect so i imagine you would stand a cha...
by tarasian
Mon Mar 11, 2013 12:37 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9175
Views: 1623527

Re: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .

1. New job is as a trainee pwp, means that i am giving up my AP post 2. Not looking forward to telling my manager in the morning as they didnt know i was looking for a new job! 3. Eeek! somehow the thought of telling the manager is more anxiety provoking that going for the actual interview! 4. Cant ...
by tarasian
Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:15 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9175
Views: 1623527

Re: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .

1. nightmare week at work, fed up with some of the staff attitudes and the dogsbody work i am expected to do
2. went for a job interview
3. got offered new job
4. got offered new job
5. got offered new job! :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by tarasian
Tue Feb 26, 2013 12:21 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications
Replies: 1703
Views: 394393

Re: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications

oxford
cov&warwick
Herts
UEA
by tarasian
Mon Feb 25, 2013 12:33 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications
Replies: 1703
Views: 394393

Re: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications

Oxford
Cov&War
Herts
UEA
by tarasian
Wed Feb 20, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications
Replies: 1703
Views: 394393

Re: The Progress Thread for 2013 Applications

Oxford
Cov&War
Herts
UEA
by tarasian
Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:58 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: New Clinical Doctorate Applications 2012-2013.
Replies: 296
Views: 84749

Re: New Clinical Doctorate Applications 2012-2013.

alas my first no of the year from UEA - never mind, onwards and upwards!
by tarasian
Sun Feb 17, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The word chain game
Replies: 1166
Views: 218881

Re: The word chain game

bread