Taught course

Senior Wellbeing Practitioner PG Dip

UCL - University College London · Division of Psychology and Language Sciences

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper second-class honours Bachelor’s degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, in a relevant subject e.g. psychology or another health/social care/youth related undergraduate degree. A recognised professional qualification and role in a relevant subject (e.g. Child Wellbeing Practitioner, Educational Mental Health Practitioner, etc.) is also required.

A registerable professional qualification in a relevant subject (e.g. medicine, psychology, social work) from a UK university or overseas professional qualification of an equivalent standard may also be accepted.

Candidates will have sufficient experience of working with children and young people in clinical settings. They will be competent or accredited in the clinical models that they are supervising. They will be actively involved in supervising within their clinical sites.

The English language level for this programme is: Level 2.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English

UCL Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English courses are for international students who are aiming to study for a postgraduate degree at UCL. The courses will develop your academic English and academic skills required to succeed at postgraduate level. International Preparation Courses

Months of entry


Course content

This new programme is specifically being commissioned by NHS England (NHSE)/HEE with a view to developing the careers and employability of those trained on Children and Young People\'s Mental Health CYP-MH (previously CYP-IAPT) Low Intensity Trainings (PGCert / PGDip CYP Psychological Wellbeing Practice and PGDip Educational Mental Health Practitioner).

Practitioners qualified in either of the above two programmes, two-years post-qualification, will be able to apply to do the Postgraduate Diploma. This postgraduate diploma will help individuals to develop skills in low intensity advanced practice and supervision to go on and become Senior Wellbeing Practitioners in Children and Young People\'s Mental Health and Wellbeing Services (CYP-MH).

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0) 20 3370 1214