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by benmaccam
Fri Nov 11, 2016 2:00 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: BPS Guidelines for the Employment of Assistant Psychologists
Replies: 23
Views: 17170

Re: BPS Guidelines for the Employment of Assistant Psycholog

guys, would anyone have this document and mind sending it to me? It seems to have disappeared off the BPS site. :shock:

Thanks!
by benmaccam
Wed Jun 15, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

I'm the same, all of my experience to date has been within LD. There are obvs transferrable skills but I've never done anything with CAT, no straightforward CBT work (although use CBT models and formulations) and the only psychodynamic is a small bit of attachment formulation for a couple of cases. ...
by benmaccam
Thu Jun 09, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Assistant Groups
Replies: 220
Views: 164843

Re: Assistant Groups

If anyone reading this works within the Belfast Trust there is a monthly assistant meeting. PM Myself for contact details.
by benmaccam
Wed May 25, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292784

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Fifth time applying... Lancaster Newcastle Glasgow Edinburgh ----- EDINBURGH!! Can't believe after so many knock backs that I've been offered a place in my preferred course and in my first choice of health board :D I hope this offers encouragement to others who have been trying but not yet had much...
by benmaccam
Wed May 25, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Relevant experience in NI
Replies: 4
Views: 4881

Re: Relevant experience in NI

Assistant & Associate recruitment within the Belfast Trust occurs once a year to create a waiting list for successful applicants to be pulled off as and when AP posts become available. Recruitment is likely to happen soon (might be advertised now) for recruitment in sept as current AP's etc move in ...
by benmaccam
Tue May 24, 2016 1:53 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

Offers of places at Liverpool have to be accepted/declined by the 10th June - so there might not be a lot of movement on the reserve list until then.
by benmaccam
Sun May 22, 2016 12:12 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool DClin - any current trainees?
Replies: 1
Views: 2007

Liverpool DClin - any current trainees?

Hi guys, wondering if there are any current trainees on the Liverpool DClin that woudn't mind answering a couple of queries I have about the course via PM? I have a place and planning to move in September, but its a wee bit nerve wracking for me and I'm feeling it :oops: . If anyone has any advice r...
by benmaccam
Sat May 21, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

Congratulations guys!!

Anyone more in the know, feel free to recommend a place to live :o
by benmaccam
Thu May 19, 2016 7:56 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

Hi guys, I will also be joining you at Liverpool in September :D I have literally just this minute formally accepted my place on the clearing house - argh it was nerve wracking! Good work on setting up the group Jaydemma, can always count on you! Benmaccam I also interviewed on Friday 13th (now off...
by benmaccam
Wed May 18, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

dentitex wrote:Congratulation guys!! I also have a place at Liverpool but have a tough decision to make as to where to go. Have you both accepted?
Congratulations!!

I haven't submitted my formal acceptance yet but I plan to very soon.

Looking forward to seeing you in September! :mrgreen:
by benmaccam
Wed May 18, 2016 7:58 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Liverpool 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 12417

Re: Liverpool 2016

Hello!

I interviewed on Friday 13th and commented repeatedly how hot it was inbetween sweating everywhere :oops:

Got the offer yesterday and still a bit in shock I think.
by benmaccam
Tue May 17, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292784

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

2015: Essex Lancaster Leeds Leicester QUB Offered reserve place after course was cut from 10 to 7 :( 2016: Essex Newcastle Trent :( Liverpool QUB Fingers crossed! Very pleased/astounded/in shock to report that Liverpool and QUB are now blue! Liverpool QUB Reread the Liverpool email a few times and ...
by benmaccam
Mon May 16, 2016 11:26 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292784

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

alexabrown90 wrote:
benmaccam wrote:Does anyone know how long Liverpool take to get back? As far as I know they held interviews last week and finished on the friday 13th.
Hi Ben, I was told that we'll find out tomorrow (Tuesday). Hope this helps :)

Superstar, thankyou!
by benmaccam
Mon May 16, 2016 10:47 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292784

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Does anyone know how long Liverpool take to get back? As far as I know they held interviews last week and finished on the friday 13th.
by benmaccam
Fri May 06, 2016 2:42 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292784

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Has anyone accepted a place at QUB in Belfast?