An upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in any subject. No prior knowledge or experience in mental health is required but applicants should demonstrate an interest and desire to work with adults with complex mental health difficulties and to develop education in practice, therapy and skills fundamental to mental health care.
Applications for this course are competitive and can close early. We therefore recommend an early application - ideally by April.
Months of entry
Mental health practitioners are much in demand, both nationally and locally. This course gives you the skills to practice up to Associate Practitioner level in NHS Mental Health Services.
You’ll develop knowledge in a range of therapeutic practices, assessment, ethics, and partnership and recovery working.
You also become familiar with being part of a multidisciplinary team within NHS Mental Health Services, engaging with adults experiencing complex mental health difficulties.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- School of Psychology
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