PERSONAL DETAILS (STEP 1)

PERSONAL DETAILS
Please enter full postal address and Eircode
COURSE INFORMATION
EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
All students graduating in any given year will automatically move to ANNUAL (one payment) First Year Post Qualify membership in March of the following year (regardless of when they joined or when they paid the last student fee). To pay your fee in monthly instalments, the member must contact the Office Administrator before 1st March.

By making an application you agree to uphold the IASW Code of Ethics and Practice if accepted.

menu
Fri 23 Sep

MSc Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

PCI College, Corrig House, Old Naas, Clondalkin, Dublin 22

Start Date:  

24th September 2022 

Duration:  

2 Years Part Time 

Course Info:  

The programme sets out to develop practitioners who can work individually in a professional practice setting or as part of a multi-disciplinary team in various settings using CBT approaches. It is designed to provide you, as the learner, with the theoretical knowledge, practical skills, and personal confidence to apply strategic protocols of CBT in the area of mental health and general health wellbeing. 

The MSc CBT is a comprehensive professional training course focused on the acquisition, refinement and application of CBT skills across a variety of presenting issues and settings. The course is designed to enhance trainees’ existing qualifications. Applicants include counsellors and psychotherapists and those from a BABCP recognised core profession (Psychiatry, Social Work, Psychology, Occupational Therapy). The course is designed to meet the criteria for BABCP accreditation**. The course is not a stand-alone counselling qualification. 

This programme has been developed to meet an ever-expanding need in the Irish market to provide high quality, affordable education to individuals wishing to enhance their qualifications. This Master’s in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy can be regarded as one of the most innovative programmes of its kind in Ireland, with an emphasis on third-wave interventions supplementing more traditional approaches. The programme centres around theoretical knowledge, skills and experiential growth which will instil a sense of competence, confidence and clarity for the developing CBT practitioner.  We integrate professional development through self-reflection, emphasising personal capabilities such as self-awareness, integrity, sensitivity, flexibility, insight, compassion, imagination, and personal presence. 

As a student in the MSc programme, you will be immersed in the therapeutic skills required to work with varying complex cases.  You will experience practical application of both skills and theory in class and through a clinical placement setting, supported via in class and external supervision. You will be provided with opportunities to evaluate and critically assess appropriate interventions for the client group and develop proficiency in assessment and case formulation skills. 

You will develop mastery of CBT application complemented by the efficacy of 3rd wave approaches. You will also have opportunities to create your own specialisation through our CBT in Specialised Areas module and via your dissertation. 

This Masters is designed to be participative and experiential and draw on prior professional experience whenever possible. The academic value of the programme is enhanced by a learning environment that is warm, transparent, and genuine. On completion, you will have a range of transferable skills and a deep understanding of this new area of professional practice. 

How to apply: 

 https://pcicollege.ie/master-cognitive-behavioural-therapy or via application form attached below 

Deadline for Applications:  

23rd September 2022 

Fees:  

Year 1: €4,530* (Includes all academic and administration costs and charges) 

Year 2: €3,910 

Attachments:  
https://pcicollege.ie/page/file_dwn/235/MSc%20Cognitive%20Behavioural%20Therapy%202022.pdf  

MSc Cognitive Behavioural Therapy 2022