Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences

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We are now open for applications to the 2020 intake

There will be two application rounds and each round will involve two stages:

Stage one of each round requires submission of an online application.  Online applications should be submitted on the University's Apply page at:-

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Applicants who are selected following Stage one will be invited to proceed to Stage two and the relevant documentation will be emailed to those applicants at that time.  

Stage two allows us to assess professional and personal suitability for the programme. You will be asked to provide a personal statement and a professional reference. Stage two also includes an interview which can be conducted in person, by telephone or webcam / skype.

Round one - Stage 1 - the deadline for online applications is Friday 31st January 2020

Round one - Stage 2 - the deadline for submission of stage two documentation is Friday 21st February 2020

Round two - Stage 1 - the deadline for online applications os Friday 27th March 2020

Round two - Stage 2 - the deadline for submission of stage two documentation is Thursday 16th April 2020

Stage two will require applicants to provide evidence allowing us to assess their professional and personal suitability for counsellor/psychotherapist education. There are three elements to this:

• a personal statement (guidance contained in application pack)

• a professional reference (referee guidance also in application pack)

• an interview, which may be conducted in person, by telephone or webcam/skype.

Following each Stage 2 deadline, applicants will be advised whether or not they are invited to proceed to interview.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact: Sue Larsen via email at: sue.larsen@ed.ac.uk or via Tel: 0131 651 6671

Further information

Seamus Prior

Senior Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy

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