Taught course

Therapeutic Practice for Psychological Trauma

Institution
University of Chester · Department of Social and Political Science
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

A good honours degree (2:2 and above) in any discipline or equivalent qualification; be qualified and chartered/registered/accredited therapists with relevant experience of working in the field of psychological trauma for minimum of two years post qualifying; and membership of an appropriate professional body such as the Health Professions Council or the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy. Applicants should also have experience of working with psychological trauma.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This is a unique and exciting programme that offers the opportunity to qualified and experienced therapeutic practitioners to gain training in a range of therapeutic modalities for treating psychological trauma including Responding to Psychological Trauma and Mindfulness and Compassionate Mind training. It also explores cutting-edge research-based knowledge on the nature of psychological trauma from neurological, sociological and psychological perspectives. An important part of this course is that you will undertake trauma-related supervised professional practice, and research your chosen trauma-related topic for your dissertation.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgrad@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511 000
Fax
+44 (0)1244 513 111