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by Pigeon
Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve list for places 2016
Replies: 171
Views: 64547

Re: Reserve list for places 2016

Any more news on Bangor? I have everything crossed!!!
by Pigeon
Mon May 23, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Any current Sheffield trainees?
Replies: 4
Views: 3228

Any current Sheffield trainees?

Hi there,

Like many others I'm potentially relocating for training, and have a few questions re the Sheffield course and area!

If any current trainees are happy for me to message them re this, it would be massively appreciated! :D
by Pigeon
Wed May 18, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve list for places 2016
Replies: 171
Views: 64547

Re: Reserve list for places 2016

Has anyone heard anything re Bangor? I emailed to ask how many places have been accepted, but haven't yet received a reply!

Thanks! :)
by Pigeon
Mon May 09, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve list for places 2016
Replies: 171
Views: 64547

Re: Reserve list for places 2016

Ah, for another course! Nice to hear that they get beyond a couple! :)
by Pigeon
Mon May 09, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve list for places 2016
Replies: 171
Views: 64547

Re: Reserve list for places 2016

Wow, 6th! That fills me with hope! :) Congratulations!
by Pigeon
Mon May 09, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Sheffield 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 5968

Re: Sheffield 2016

Just wondering if any current trainees could give me a rough idea of Sheffield's first year course timetable? Many thanks!
by Pigeon
Wed Apr 27, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292250

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Same scenario here, hmmm... :? Oh really Pigeon? Same courses? It's unsettling isn't it, but obviously I feel very lucky to be in the position! No, not the same courses Pinkcrocodile... I hadn't been able to figure out the colours! I ended up with a rainbow scenario! :lol: Yes, I feel the same, exp...
by Pigeon
Tue Apr 26, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 292250

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Same scenario here, hmmm... :?
by Pigeon
Mon Apr 25, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: What experience did you have when you got on training?
Replies: 384
Views: 374544

Re: What experience did you have when you got on training?

In order... BSc Psychology - First MSc Research - Distinction 6 months very part-time (whilst at uni) as a support worker at a specialist children's services. 1 year full-time as a support worker in a children's home. 2 months unemployed (a very testing time!). 3 months part-time as bar staff (I was...
by Pigeon
Mon Apr 25, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: How many times did you apply?
Replies: 109
Views: 114650

Re: How many times did you apply?

This was my second application, although I'd not applied until I felt I had enough relevant experience, several years after finishing university. For me 'enough' meant working in a few different settings, with a few different client groups, and although this is not necessary to get on the course, I'...
by Pigeon
Mon Apr 25, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: How many years after graduation before you got on the course
Replies: 93
Views: 95113

Re: How many years after graduation before you got on the co

5 years!

I did an MSc immediately after my BSc to improve my chances, and have worked for the past 4 years in both relevant and irrelevant posts (not through choice!), with several periods of unemployment (sometimes through choice!).

It's a long and hard road, so well done everyone regardless! :)
by Pigeon
Mon Apr 25, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: This website and forum, plus Aspire
Topic: Hello: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 730
Views: 184777

Re: Hello: Introduce yourself here!

Hello everyone! Having intermittently stalked the forums over the past few years, I have finally taken the plunge and joined! The site really has proved a godsend at times, and so first off, a massive thanks to everyone involved. :) I have a BSc in psychology and an MSc in research, and currently wo...