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by shadowfox
Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:18 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The 0 Club
Replies: 57
Views: 21939

Re: The 0 Club

Glad I managed to get in somewhere! The zero club! I'm in my 30's, third time applying. No interviews this year. Did manage to get an interview my first year of applying with support worker/ hon. Assistant post. And since then nothing. This year I had not one, not two but three psychologists ( and f...
by shadowfox
Wed Mar 09, 2016 5:36 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016
Replies: 1003
Views: 296367

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2016

Spatch's words of wisdom for all the reds..... http://www.clinpsy.org.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=32&t=17058&hilit=open+letter+to+rejectees#p152336 Still applicable as it was ( to me) in 2014! lot nicer than the letter/email you do get! Third timer myself still waiting on the Scottish courses.
by shadowfox
Sun Jan 17, 2016 12:56 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reflections on the business end of the shortlisting pile
Replies: 138
Views: 68440

Re: Reflections on the business end of the shortlisting pile

I find myself Looking forward to this years post on the pastimes of 2016 applicants... Are people still doing yoga, baking and gap years to india? One of my supervisors told me to link my "life outside" to skills that would help me in psychology, while the other supervisor said to stay awa...
by shadowfox
Fri Mar 13, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 460486

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

Glasgow
Edinburgh

That's it all over for another year. :(

Well done curly hair! So pleased for you
by shadowfox
Fri Mar 13, 2015 4:44 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015
Replies: 1608
Views: 460486

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2015

And it's a Glasgow for me. I'm another person who had an interview last year, but sadly not this year even though I have more experience and I thought a better form!! Not holding out any hope for an interview from Edinburgh, but they were awful last year getting back to us on deadline day! Think I g...
by shadowfox
Tue May 13, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 438083

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

Thanks for the Glasgow update Pinkaliengoo.... rather good to know for all us glasgow people waiting on the edge of our seats this week. I thought they had used email in previous year, so was hoping to know sooner rather than later :?
by shadowfox
Wed Apr 16, 2014 1:48 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 438083

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

well done to all those with Blue's so far. we hopefuls of the future would appreciate you sharing your story with us on the "experience I had when i got on training" thread.

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=145
by shadowfox
Fri Mar 14, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 438083

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

Thanks Blue cat but nope. nothing in the spam folder either. hmmm same email address as they also sent the additional questions too... :?
by shadowfox
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:52 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 438083

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

anyone else STILL waiting to hear from Edinburgh? no email. no update on clearing house :?
by shadowfox
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: An open letter to the rejectees of 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 17900

Re: An open letter to the rejectees of 2014

Although I am not officially a 2014 rejectee quite yet ( waiting for the two scottish courses) I just want to say thanks to Spatch for writing that. It means something to me and I suspect others that are wrangling with disappointment and a hefty dose of self doubt from this year. If we the masses se...
by shadowfox
Thu Feb 13, 2014 12:09 pm
Forum: Academic/Research
Topic: Bsc disseration exploring attitudes towards sex offenders
Replies: 16
Views: 4004

Re: Bsc disseration exploring attitudes towards sex offender

Done, that was interesting! found myself a bit stuck in parts!
by shadowfox
Tue Feb 11, 2014 8:19 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Edinburgh interview short-listing process
Replies: 60
Views: 17259

Re: Edinburgh interview short-listing process

was anyone surprised that they sent out a reminder email? I should have thought a surefire way to bump another 4 or five off the MASSIVE 480 potential interview candidates list. I know other courses like IOP have more but I didnt apply to them :shock:
by shadowfox
Fri Jan 10, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Glasgow AP/RA meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 4589

Re: Glasgow AP/RA meeting

Cant make this meeting either sadly as I will be at work till 8 ! maybe I will make it along to february's meet up to get to meet you all!
by shadowfox
Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Irrelevant Experience: Secret Diary of an Assistant Psych
Replies: 57
Views: 35316

Re: Irrelevant Experience: Secret Diary of an Assistant Psyc

got the paperback for christmas and have just finished it. enjoyed immensely!
by shadowfox
Sat Nov 30, 2013 1:41 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: The reality of being a psychology graduate
Replies: 59
Views: 28140

Re: The reality of being a psychology graduate

Rapid- I understand that you are/were feeling angry frustrated and are upset. I am a graduate too and a HCA with HAP experience and a fair few rejections under my belt. However are you aware of the fact that a lot of what you are saying comes across as bitter and entitled? I am not saying that you a...