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by Katie-Rach
Wed Aug 18, 2010 7:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: The Cathartic thread - rant here!
Replies: 916
Views: 283659

** "why havent I got onto clin psych after all these years woe is me" rant to follow...broken record alert*** :lol: I want a psychology job!!!!!!!!!!! Recently been discussing why I'm not getting any psych interviews after a years STR experience (which I have made as psych-orientated as I possibly ...
by Katie-Rach
Wed Aug 18, 2010 5:51 pm
Forum: This website and forum, plus Aspire
Topic: Thanks for the day in the life of an AP wiki
Replies: 7
Views: 2468

I also want your job it sounds so interesting! Also it gives me comfort that it actually is an obtainable goal, that I need to keep applying for these and IAPT. It's been so difficult for me to get that first foot on the ladder (took me 4 years after graduating to get my first SW type post!) and sin...
by Katie-Rach
Thu May 13, 2010 4:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9108
Views: 1605571

AdamC wrote:1. Looking forward to reading some more Yalom on tonight's night shift.
2. What book shall I buy after I have read 'Gift of Therapy'?
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Richard P.Bentall 'Madness Explained' very good book :-)
by Katie-Rach
Wed Apr 21, 2010 10:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Anyone read 'An unquiet mind'?
Replies: 20
Views: 5580

I was given a copy of the book by my A2 level psych tutor at college back in 2002, it inspired me to become a clinical psychologist in the first place - I would without doubt recommend it for all aspiring clinical psychogists. Kay Jamison should be the poster-person of the Time to Change campaign! :-D
by Katie-Rach
Wed Jan 27, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: STR Worker Info
Replies: 14
Views: 10084

More on STR's

I am an intermediate STR Worker and I work for a Crisis Resolution / Home Treatment Team. The team works with up to 25 service users at a time. Service users do not have one specific worker assigned to them, we just divide the service users between us on a daily basis. If we are particualy concerned...
by Katie-Rach
Sun Jan 24, 2010 6:03 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: The Cathartic thread - rant here!
Replies: 916
Views: 283659

Property Management Companies

Three Words:

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by Katie-Rach
Sun Jan 24, 2010 5:53 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: STR Worker Info
Replies: 14
Views: 10084

Thank you Miriam :)

Mark -Glad I could help a bit, I hope you are offered the post! :D
by Katie-Rach
Fri Jan 22, 2010 10:19 am
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: STR Worker Info
Replies: 14
Views: 10084

For some reason when I tried to edit my original post it kept saving as a blank post so I have copied and pasted the test into a new post - if anyone knows how to fix this for me I'd be grateful because I was trying to tidy it up and it's now more messy! If anyone is applying for one of these roles...
by Katie-Rach
Fri Jan 22, 2010 9:47 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: The Cathartic thread - rant here!
Replies: 916
Views: 283659

Grr to hot desking - all it does it annoy everyone because no one seems to be able to access their email, set up printers properly, and when you do get on a computer someone more senior magically appears demanding you move - aghhh!!
by Katie-Rach
Thu Jan 21, 2010 9:11 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Shrops and Staffs Course - Reading List Request
Replies: 1
Views: 1302

Shrops and Staffs Course - Reading List Request

Hi all,

I was wondering whether anyone currently on the Shrops and Staffs course would be kind enough to send me details of the reading list(s) for this year?

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Can I also have a list of interview questions asked for this course?? (joke!!) hehe :D :lol:
by Katie-Rach
Thu Jan 21, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9108
Views: 1605571

Gilly. wrote:1. as i sit here in my office, on my own, pumping formula into matlab - i wonder why im paying £5500 for this
Just looked this up cause I had never heard of it... and I thought SPSS was complicated! Geez!
by Katie-Rach
Thu Jan 21, 2010 6:19 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9108
Views: 1605571

1) Why oh why did the client have to throw up all over my car - after drinking lots of milk!!! Does said patient hate me! 2) I can't wait to see Rammestein in Brum next month! 3) I have now wanted to be a CP for ten years (grand old age of 14 I decided) and I am still yet to get my first AP post *so...
by Katie-Rach
Wed Jan 20, 2010 11:33 pm
Forum: This website and forum, plus Aspire
Topic: Hello: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 730
Views: 176570

Hello! I've not posted on here yet so thought it would... My username is imaginatively taken from my first and middle names :) I'm in my mid-twenties and currently work as an STR Worker within the NHS. My favorite colour used to be pink but now it is purple (lots of purple fans I notice!) I love met...
by Katie-Rach
Wed Jan 20, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Assistant Psychologist Post - Employment Tribunal Decision
Replies: 21
Views: 8223

I can relate to that Anne26 for sure. I was diagnosed with dyslexia at 18 (which as far as my psych course in dyslexia taught me, is a neurological disorder - although this is still being debated as there are different schools of thought as to types/causes etc). I did receive help at university (lap...
by Katie-Rach
Tue Jan 19, 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: STR Worker Info
Replies: 14
Views: 10084