CBT for Health Anxiety

CBT for Health Anxiety
Health Anxiety is a serious anxiety disorder whereby individuals worry excessively about their health in the absence of a serious illness. CBT is a well-researched treatment that teaches individuals how to deal with their thoughts and behaviours around their health anxiety.

Entry and Admissions

Study Mode:


Delivery Method:


Course Length:

1 day

Partner Colleges:

No Partner College

Start Date:

Wednesday 7th March 2018, 10.30-16.00

Entry Requirements:


Course Content

Course Outline:
Any health professionals such as counsellors, nurses, social workers, psychologists and GP’s. This course is particularly suited to PWP’s who wish to develop and enhance their CBT skills.

Learning Environment & Assessment:

Academic Expertise

Robin Bailey is a Senior Lecturer at UCLan and a qualified CBT therapist. His is a prolific researcher in the area of cognitive and behavioural therapies and has presented at a range of international conferences. 

Learning outcome & aims

By the end of the workshops participants will:

Understand the theory of CBT for Health Anxiety.
Develop a CBT case conceptualisation of Health Anxiety.
Learn techniques for treating Health Anxiety.

Industry links & professional accreditation

We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.

Work experience and international opportunities

At UCLan we work with a range of businesses and organisations, many of which provide work experience opportunities and project briefs to enable to you gain real work experience whilst you undertake your postgraduate programme. Your course tutor will advise on opportunities available within your course and the UCLan Careers Team can provide help, advice and guidance on how to apply for them and how to make the most of these opportunities.

Graduate Careers

The UCLan Careers Team offer ongoing supportive careers advice and guidance throughout your course and after graduation, along with a range of modules, work experience opportunities and events to help you acquire the skills to make you stand out to potential employers in today’s competitive market.


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Progression Routes

From foundation courses through to world-leading research degrees, you can study a wide range of subject areas at UCLan. Whether you want to develop your knowledge in a subject you enjoy or gain further qualifications to enhance your career, at UCLan there are numerous progression routes for you to follow.

Fees & Funding

You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

Please book online at If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us: email or call 01772 893808

About UCLan

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