You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in any subject. No prior knowledge or experience in mental health is required. You should demonstrate an interest and desire to work with children and young people with mental health difficulties. You must also show an interest in developing education in practice, therapy and skills fundamental to mental health care with children and young people. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.
Months of entry
This course offers professional training. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge to carry out a range of discrete evidence-based interventions with children and young people.
You don’t need experience in the field of mental health to take this course.
This course is offered in partnership between the School of Psychology at the University of Sussex and the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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