CBT for Children and Young People - Single module
Level 7 (30 credits)
School - School of Health and Society
Subject area - Counselling and Psychotherapy
Start Date(s): September; February
- 30 credits at level 7
- Part-time semester 2 (February)
- 16 weeks
2019-20 fees will be displayed shortly.
Part-time - £1,260 per 30 credit module
- This course will build your knowledge and skills in evidence based interventions for children and young people, experiencing a range of mental health difficulties and disorders, and their families and carers
- Delivered by subject experts in their field who are engaged in practice & research with children and young people
- Useful CPD for people already trained in CBT wanting to enhance their skills for working with this age group
- Part-time study option
This module will provide you with a rigorous theoretical and evidence based introduction to using Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy with children and young people experiencing mental health difficulties or disorder.
It will enable you to further develop cognitive behaviour therapy knowledge and skills for the practical application of working with children, young people and their parents/carers. Supporting you to understand the developmental, clinical, legal and ethical considerations and adaptations required when working with children and young people.
It will enable you to critically discuss and apply the research evidence for using Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy interventions with children, young people, and their carers, within your own working context.