Taught course

Low Intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with IAPT PWP Status

University of Southampton · Psychology

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Entry requirements

You’ll need a 2: 2 degree in a clinical, health or science subject.

You should have secured recruitment into a trainee PWP post in an IAPT service, or meet the requirements for an honorary contract with an IAPT service.

Months of entry

September, October

Course content

You will be taught to deliver psychological interventions to those suffering with anxiety and depression. The programme is underpinned with CBT principles and blends theoretical knowledge within a stepped care work environment to ensure that skills are taught, practised and honed in an academic and clinical environment. You will consider the skills required to practise as a PWP, and take part in role play and simulated clinical situations allowing you to apply the principles in a safe environment before working with patients.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PCert
    part time
    20 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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