Clinical Psychology

Programme aims

The programme aims to provide graduates with knowledge and skills in evidence-based psychological therapies.

The programme aims to:

  • Provide students with a clear understanding of the theory and practice of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). 
  • Build core competencies through multiple methods, including lectures, workshops, role play, academic evaluation and close clinical supervision.
  • Develop student's ability to critically reflect on therapeutic practice, work-setting and the evidence-base for children, young people and adults.
  • Use the knowledge and experience of expert practitioners to provide the theoretical foundations and practical skills, demonstrating a commitment to treatment fidelity and ethical practice. 
  • Provide students with the frameworks and experience required to participate in a clinical supervisory relationship as supervisee and/or supervisor.