Taught course

Primary Care Mental Health Practice

University of Central Lancashire · School of Community Health and Midwifery

Entry requirements

All students on this programme must be in a position to work with patients in a low intensity iapt service and must produce written support from their employers to do this.

Students must have evidence of recent Level 6 study from a recognised institute of higher education for postgraduate study and level for graduate study. All students must be able to complete the 45 days training.

Months of entry


Course content

This course offers an exciting and rewarding opportunity to develop your skills in evidence based low intensity cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) interventions for common mental health problems and to gain the accreditation you need to practice as a Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP).

The Postgraduate Certificate Primary Care Mental Health Practice and Graduate Certificate Promoting Psychological Wellbeing are fully accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) on behalf of the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) National Programme. It is nationally recognised for its high quality training provision and highly skilled teaching team in the field of Low Intensity CBT interventions.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Post-registration Recruitment
+44 (0)1772 893836