3 years
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About this course

The programme of Professional Training in Counselling Psychology at the University of Wolverhampton is a fully-accredited practitioner doctorate training course leading to eligibility to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council and eligibility for Chartered status with the BPS.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree in Psychology or its equivalent

Eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartered status with the British Psychological Society (GBC)

Possession of a qualification in counselling at least to certificate level.

To have spent normally at least six months in relevant paid or voluntary work, using appropriate skills with clients on a one-to-one basis.

A good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.0 or its equivalent)

Appropriate reference(s)

Note: Overseas applicants must provide confirmation from the BPS that their degree has been recognised, and must possess a recognised qualification in counselling at least to certificate level accredited by a professional body. Please also note that to be eligible to apply for HPC registration upon graduation you will need a minimum of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.

Successful completion of the selection process to include: interview, essay, case study and group exercise, synopsis of research.