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MSc Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy

MSc. Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy

Course Title MSc Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy
Qualification MSc.
Duration Two year (part-time)
Next Intake January 2021

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2019 Brochure for TCD Courses in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (PDF 361 kB)

MSc in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy

Guide for Applicants to the MSc in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (PDF 628)

Course Handbook (PDF 1.47 MB)

  • 2-year course to start January 2021.
  • This builds on existing competences in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy – includes workshops on theory and clinical skills training, supervision as well as a final dissertation in Year 2.
  • Applicants must be health professionals with a Postgraduate Diploma or equivalent qualification in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy.
  • Up-to-date information about course fees can be found at the Academic Registry.
  • Students must themselves, as part of the course, complete a minimum of 15 sessions of a cognitively based psychotherapy and associated homework tasks; or, alternatively they may complete 25 hours of another model of Psychotherapy with an accredited therapist. The cost for this personal therapy will be borne by the student.
  • Teaching starts with an introductory week in January and continues initially with weekly workshops on either Thursdays or Fridays in Year 1 with a decreasing frequency in Year 2 allowing students to focus on their research projects.
  • NMBI Category II approval until 2021.
  • Applicants will be subject to Garda Vetting.

MSc applications will be accepted online from October 2019 until the 15th November 2020.

Course Director: Dr. Craig Chigwedere
Course Coordinators: Ms Colette Kearns and Ms Anne Marie Foley
Course Administrator: Majella Moloney

Phone number + 353 1 249 3561