Clinical Psychology

Prospects Profile: Clinical Psychologist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: High Intensity Therapist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Primary Care Graduate Mental Health Worker

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Clinical Psychology in the UK: FAQs

Dr Fiona Summers, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist answers common questions about training to become a Clinical Psychologist.

Clearing House for Postgraduate Courses in Clinical Psychology

The Clearing House works with 29 clinical psychology course centres in Great Britain. Their website provides information about courses and application procedures.

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology programme (University of Edinburgh/ NHS Scotland)

Slides from a presentation given by Dr Jill Cossar (Lecturer in Clinical Psychology) and Dr Neil Millar (Clinical Practice Director) on the DClinPsychol programme. The slides have been made available with the kind permission of the University of Edinburgh and NHS Scotland.

Careers in Psychological Therapies (Health Careers)

Information on career options in Psychological Therapies and advice on training/ entry requirements.

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (NHS job profile)

Profile of the role of Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner with information on skills/ qualifications required and where to find job vacancies.

High Intensity Therapist (NHS job profile)

Profile of the role of High Intensity Therapist with information on skills/ qualifications required, training and where to look for vacancies.

Assistant Clinical Psychologist (NHS job profile)

Profile of the role of Assistant Clinical Psychologist with information on entry requirements and where to find vacancies.

UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

Information, resources and register of practitioners.

The Alternative Handbook for Postgraduate Training Courses in Clinical Psychology

Detailed information on postgraduate training courses in Clinical Psychology, based on feedback from current trainees. Information covered includes, application procedures, work experience gained prior to starting course and course content.

  • Author: Division of Clinical Psychology Pre-Qualification Group
  • Edition: 2016 entry
  • Download PDF 7 MB
Clinical Psychology (British Psychological Society)

This website explains what Clinical Psychologists do and provides information on training and sources of vacancies.