Taught course

Compassion Focused Therapy

Institution
University of Derby · College of Health and Social Care
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

You'll usually need a postgraduate or an equivalent qualification in a psychological health related profession such as mental health nursing, clinical psychology, therapeutic counselling. You will need to be accredited (or working towards) as a therapist. You will need to have access to clients to be able to provide one-to-one or group compassion focused therapy. You need to be It literate as this is a blended learning course, and involves a great deal of work online.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Studying a Postgraduate Certificate in Compassion Focused Therapy will:

  • Provide the opportunity for you to develop a critical and in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT).
  • Give you the opportunity to gain integral knowledge of the assessment and formulation and interventions in CFT.
  • Enhance your skills through intensive clinical supervision that examines clinical practice to ensure transfer of knowledge into the clinical setting.
  • Give you the opportunity to receive expert training throughout the course.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
College of Health and Social Care
Email
hsc@derby.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1332 591703