PGCert/GradCert

Promoting Psychological Wellbeing

Duration
1 Year
Start
September 2024
Delivery
In Person

Our PGCert/GradCert in Promoting Psychological Wellbeing gives you the chance to develop your skills in evidence-based, low-intensity cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) interventions for common mental health problems.

Why study with us

  • This course is accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS).
  • If you’re a current health practitioner then this course offers you the chance to develop your skills in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).
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What you'll do

  • You’ll critically examine the history and development of primary care and mental health practice.
  • We’ll introduce you to concepts of mental health philosophies, models and frameworks for safe and competent mental healthcare.
  • You'll focus on enhancing your skills in patient-centred care. This includes interviewing, problem formulation, goal setting and more.

Modules

Course delivery

Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus aside from a small amount of online teaching where we have learnt it works best.

80%Face-to-face
20%Online

Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by December 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Accreditations

  • This course is accredited by the BPS, the learned and professional body, incorporated by the Royal Charter, for Psychology in the UK. We will provide you with the breadth and depth of knowledge that allows you to graduate with Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) provided you achieve at least a lower second class honours degree.

Future careers

This course is designed as a development opportunity for current healthcare professionals who wish to enhance their skills in low-intensity cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) interventions for common mental problems. It also allows you to gain professional accreditation to practice as a psychological wellbeing practitioner (PWP).

Fees and funding

2023/24
UK
Part-timeTo be confirmed
2024/25
UK
Part-timeTo be confirmed

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Health, Social Work and Sport

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