Taught course

Low Intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with IAPT PWP Status

University of Southampton · Psychology

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

Learn the skills to work as a psychological wellbeing practitioner (PWP) and help treat people with anxiety and depression on this PGCert in Low Intensity CBT with IAPT PWP Status. Our expert academics will train you to deliver psychological interventions within a stepped care model. You’ll complement your learning with clinical work in approved IAPT service, allowing you to apply theory in a real-life setting.

This part-time course is aimed at people who want to work in a stepped care Adult Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service.

You’ll learn how to deliver low intensity CBT to support people with common mental health problems, such as anxiety and depression, and help them to self-manage.

Information for international students

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

This course is not available to EU and international students.

Fees and funding

UK students

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

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 5108