Taught course

Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies

Cardiff University · School of Psychology

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have an undergraduate degree in a field allied to mental health such as psychology, mental health nursing, occupational therapy, social work, medicine. Applicants without a first degree who have held a position of responsibility relevant to the programme will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants must have a professional qualification in a health or social care field (or equivalent as assessed by BABCP’s KSA strategy), and employment (paid or unpaid) in which they are supported to undertake this training. Please see the programme website for full details.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

The programmes aim to providea high quality postgraduate training in Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CBT) for professionals working in mental health.

Special Features
  • Both programmes are accredited by British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (BABCP) at Level 1.
  • The programmes are designed to help people towards individual practitioner accreditation with BABCP.
  • Currently the only CBT training programme in Wales accredited by the BABCP.

For more information please click here http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/postgraduate/course/detail/p065.html

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to pass an IELTS exam, obtaining a minimum score of IELTS band 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each category.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Mark Jones
+44 (0)29 2087 0513