Taught course

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Anxiety Disorders and Addictive Behaviour

University of Salford · College of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

Stuents must have successfully completed Introduction to Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (Master's Level 7, 30 Credits) single module.

An upper second class honours degree in psychology or other health/social care related discipline, e.g. counselling, health sciences, nursing; or an honours degree (in any discipline) (2.2 or above) and a diploma in Counselling or its UKCP or BPS equivalent.

You will be required to use CBT skills within your work/voluntary placement setting and will need to access a minimum of one 20 hours supervised practice. Practice should be supervised by a qualified counselling/psychotherapy supervisor who is a member of BACP/BABCP/UKCP, or an accredited CBT therapist who is, or is working towards, BABCP supervision accreditation.

Months of entry

February, September

Course content

This module will allow you to gain a conceptual understanding to evaluate current research and methodologies related to CBT.

This module has been designed to enable you to assess treatment methods for clients with anxiety disorders and/or addictive behaviour, demonstrate decision making in complex situations and exercise initiative and personal responsibility by working within a professional and ethical framework.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you must provide evidence of proficiency. This can be proven with a score of at least 7 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or above.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Module
    part time
    4 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Single Module - 30 Credits.

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 295 4545