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by mungle
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: Applying for Trainee PWP positions in 2019, do I stand a chance with my experience?
Replies: 2
Views: 1519

Re: Applying for Trainee PWP positions in 2019, do I stand a chance with my experience?

It sound reasonable that you could apply for a PWP role when 9 months into the peer mentoring and shadowing in IAPT. Do see the advice above about how you frame your personal experience. However, don't be too disheartened if you don't get onto the PWP trainee role the first time/if it takes longer. ...
by mungle
Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Some Courses No Longer Accepting (GBC) Accredited PgDips
Replies: 2
Views: 1113

Re: Some Courses No Longer Accepting (GBC) Accredited PgDips

I haven't heard about this but, looking at the quotes above, it seems some course are looking for the MSc conversion rather than PGDip. DO check with those such as Bath or Edinburgh who don't seem to have mentioned the PGDip. It might be that course are looking for the ability shown through a disser...
by mungle
Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: BPS QCoP route?
Replies: 4
Views: 1593

Re: BPS QCoP route?

It might depend on whether they'll count the PWP hours for the CBT training component. Having looked at the documents, it might not actually be cheaper. There are some course with not too dissimilar fees as the registration fee. Given the need for training courses on top it might easily cost you mor...
by mungle
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Shocking true confessions - My Selection Hell
Replies: 88
Views: 73322

Re: Shocking true confessions - My Selection Hell

If someone puts in the days to write a general and door quality statement (perhaps for an AP post that doesn't close early) and then has some reflections tailored to different client groups and settings then tailoring an application can be done in around 20 minutes, making it possible before or afte...
by mungle
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: BPS QCoP route?
Replies: 4
Views: 1593

Re: BPS QCoP route?

I don't know of any forums but there is a very useful Candidates Handbook from the BPS Division of Counselling Psychology - key points include need for logged 450 therapy hours (mostly supervised by counselling psychologist), training hours, 40+ therapy hours and assignments and final exam (some pri...
by mungle
Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: Wiki: The path to qualifying as a Clinical Psychologist in the UK
Topic: How do I become a clinical neuropsychologist?
Replies: 9
Views: 38149

Re: How do I become a clinical neuropsychologist?

Just wanted to say this has been a really useful post and a few questions.... - are there any books, resources etc. people would recommend up teach oneself on neuropsychology - the knowledge element? - I've struggled to find a link to the Glasgow certificate, only the MSc. Does anyone have any links...
by mungle
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Dual qualification - CP and Counselling Psychology
Replies: 3
Views: 764

Re: Dual qualification - CP and Counselling Psychology

Thanks Maven. I'll try the HCPC. It's an unusual situation but it is do with working on a training course.
by mungle
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Dual qualification - CP and Counselling Psychology
Replies: 3
Views: 764

Dual qualification - CP and Counselling Psychology

I hoped someone might have some advice about if this is possible, how to do it a particular contact or department of the BPS to contact. I'm qualified as a clinical psychologist but interested in looking at dual qualification as a counselling psychologist. I've known people who've done it with other...
by mungle
Tue Jul 17, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9281
Views: 1643003

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

1. I have much more work I would like to do this summer than I have time
2. I adore having pets
3. I really do like lists
4. Making choices for my health have been some of my best moves this year
5. In contradiction to no.1, when does the good telly start again?
by mungle
Wed Jul 04, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: The Feasibility of Bringing Brief Mindfulness-Based Training to the University Classroom
Replies: 0
Views: 589

The Feasibility of Bringing Brief Mindfulness-Based Training to the University Classroom

Hi,

Could anyone get access to this article for me? - please!

The Feasibility of Bringing Brief Mindfulness-Based Training to the University Classroom

https://link.springer.com/article/10.10 ... 017-0680-7
by mungle
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Free day by Yorkshire DCLinPsys for BAME graduates - 9th August, Uni of Leeds
Replies: 0
Views: 860

Free day by Yorkshire DCLinPsys for BAME graduates - 9th August, Uni of Leeds

The Three Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Psychology Training Programmes (at the Universities of Hull, Sheffield and Leeds) are offering a day to inform and encourage GRADUATES* who identify as belonging to BAME** communities who are interested in a Career in Clinical Psychology. Data and experience s...
by mungle
Tue Jun 26, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Objective advice sought
Replies: 7
Views: 772

Re: Objective advice sought

The Clinical Anatomy would be an unusual choice for clinical psychology and I'm not convinced it would be relevant. However, it is what you would most enjoy perhaps you want to ask yourself why and are there other careers it is relevant for that you would enjoy more than CP? Graduate medicine being ...
by mungle
Mon May 21, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9281
Views: 1643003

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

1. @victoriamantic Sorry to hear that but hoe you have some wonderful life experiences over the next year. 2. @vicoriamantic As for number 2 - absolutely!!!!! 3. Well done Dr Liam! https://metro.co.uk/2018/05/20/believing-me-is-crucial-how-to-talk-to-somebody-who-is-hearing-voices-7487842/ 4. Someti...
by mungle
Wed Feb 28, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Leaving clinical psychology behind...?
Replies: 5
Views: 2523

Re: Leaving clinical psychology behind...?

You could look at training to be a Public Health Consultant https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/explor ... specialist