If you have successfully completed a PgDip High Intensity IAPT course from a BABCP accredited University and want to develop your research and academic portfolio, this course is for you. You will need to enrol on and successfully complete Module 6, of the PGDip Advanced CBT Practice (Resilience and Positive Development) to qualify for the MSc Advanced CBT Practice (Resilience and Positive Development).
Months of entry
If you have successfully completed a PgDip High Intensity IAPT course normally from a BABCP accredited University and want to develop your research and academic portfolio, the MSc Advanced CBT Practice (Resilience and Positive Development) is for you! The MSc Top up course enables you to add to your classic CBT training all the knowledge and skills required to treat clients using resilience training and the principles of positive development. You will need to enrol and successfully complete Module 6 of the PG Dip Advanced CBT Practice (Resilience and Positive Development). You will then need to take modules 7 and 8 to qualify for the MSc Advanced CBT Practice (Resilience and Positive Development).
If you have satisfactorily completed the requirements of a PgDip Hi Intensity IAPT course from an accredited University and are eligible for BABCP accreditation you will need to see clients suffering from mild to moderate depression and /or anxiety while you are completing the requirements of Module 6 and will need clinical supervision from a BABCP accredited supervisor for this module as a requirement of the course. You will also likely that you will need access to clients for research purposes. The University will provide research supervision for you on a monthly basis.
- CBT Interventions for Resilience and Positive Development. Mar 11,12 2017, April 15,16, 2017, May 12 eve, 13,14 2017 (tbc).
- Research in Health and Social Care: Applicants are alerted to the fact that research modules 7 and 8 are held on weekdays, not weekends, usually a Monday or a Wednesday.
- Dissertation : Research supervision will be on a weekday at a mutually agreeable time. You will receive approximately 1 hour of supervision per month for 10 months of your MSc.
In addition to having already obtained or being eligible to apply for BABCP accreditation, at the end of the MSc you will have a research-practitioner degree. You will be able to practice in the NHS and in private practice. Your services will be in high demand because you will be trained to enable people to climb onto pathways of resilience and flourishing in their lives, thereby producing positive development.. Your services will therefore be in great demand as you will have unparalleled competence in furthering the well-being of the general public. In addition to the above you will also be able to apply for academic positions as a lecturer and/or a researcher. You may then wish to continue your studies in the form of a PhD.
Information for international students
You must have an English language qualification before starting a programme of study at London South Bank University. Acceptable qualifications include IELTS Level 6.5 or TOEFL 580. See our website for more details.
Fees and funding
For up to date fees information, please see our website.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Course Enquiries Office
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