Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences

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We run two application rounds and applicants can choose whether to apply for Round one or Round two

Closing dates for Round one (2021 intake)

Round one – stage one, online application:  29th January 2021 - submit via the University Degree finder page

Round one - Stage two - applicants who are selected following their stage one application, will be emailed the stage two application pack during the week beginning 1st February 2021

Round one – stage two application deadline: 22nd February 2021

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

• a professional reference

• an interview, which will be conducted online 

Interviews will take place over the two week period Monday 8th March to Friday 12th March and Monday 15th March and Friday 19th March 2021

Interview outcomes will be communicated in the week commencing Monday 22nd March 2021

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Closing dates for Round two (2021 intake)

Round two – stage one, online application:  26th March 2021 - submit via the University Degree finder page

Round two – stage two – applicants who are selected following their stage one application, will be emailed the stage two application pack during the week beginning 29th March 2021

Round two – stage two application deadline: 15th April 2021

Interviews will take place over the three week period:-

Monday 3rd to Friday 7th May, Monday 10th to Friday 14th May and Monday 17th to Friday 21st May 2021.

Interview outcomes will be communicated in the week commencing Monday 24th May 2021

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

• a professional reference

• an interview, which will be conducted online 

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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