Counselling Psychology - Prof Doc

London Metropolitan University

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Why study this course?This course leads to a doctoral qualification that automatically confers registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), accreditation as a fully qualified chartered counselling psychologist with the British Psychological Society (BPS), and recognition within the UK as a chartered counselling psychologist eligible to practice. Drawing on a range of approaches to psychological practice and enquiry, it will enable you to make a significant contribution to ... READ MORE

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Full time | Holloway | 3 years | SEP

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82nd / 131
CUG ranking
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119th
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111th

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3 years

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You will be required to have: Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society; a minimum of an upper second class (2:1) honours degree in Psychology; practical experience of using counselling skills in an emotionally demanding helping role gained over at least one year prior to application and ideally some training in counselling skills; a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. You will also need to submit a personal statement (maximum of 2,000 words) that shows: a level of professional and theoretical understanding adequate to support work in practice placements with vulnerable clients from the beginning of the programme; evidence of personal maturity, self-awareness and reflective capacity; a clear and appropriate rationale for wanting to train as a counselling psychologist; evidence of a realistic appreciation of and capacity to undertake professional training and research at postgraduate level; research interests relevant to the field of counselling psychology and an ability to think about how these could be developed into a viable research project (applicants for the doctoral programme must submit a short draft research proposal).

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London Metropolitan University, also known as London Met, has a fantastic range of postgraduate degrees available. Whether students want to improve their job prospects, follow their passion, or change their career direction completely, a postgraduate degree at London Met is the first step in the right direction. The university supports students all the way through their studies and provides guidance to support them in attaining new jobs or promotions once they have completed their studies. Graduates from this university have gone on to become leaders, changemakers, advocates, innovators and pioneers. London Met truly values work-related learning so students gain the knowledge and skills needed to be properly prepared for a successful career. Not only do students gain academic qualifications, but many courses are professionally accredited too.

Where you'll study

London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road Islington
N7 8DB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holloway Road  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Highbury and Islington  0.3 miles away

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