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by davebarker
Fri Jun 06, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

muggles wrote:Hi All

Since those on the reserve list are (in theory) confirming today, and we are all trying to put names to faces, would now be a good time to start a private Facebook group for the cohort? Happy to set it up if people are interested.

Josh
Sounds like a good idea Josh :D
by davebarker
Fri Jun 06, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

Well after all that, I got a call for my first choice and have turned down Edinburgh this morning - hopefully a happy camper on the reserve gets their call up to the dizzy heights of Elgin today. Hope you guys have an awesome time, it seems like it'll be a great cohort! Wow, congratualtions Answeri...
by davebarker
Fri Jun 06, 2014 11:48 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

I have just officially accepted my place!!! :D

We will definitely have to arrange something.

Look forward to meeting you all :)
by davebarker
Thu Jun 05, 2014 1:01 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

Hello all, This is also my first time posting and it has taken me a wee while to get my login sorted. I was also shocked and delighted to get the email and I think it is finally sinking in. I have been placed in Grampian, based in Aberdeen and also doing the reduced 2 1/2 year course as I did the a...
by davebarker
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:53 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

Hello all, i would definitely be up for meeting up, particularly over the fringe period. Edinburgh is a great city during that time. I won't be around much in September. I am getting married on 19th September (thankfully we never booked our honeymoon!) so hoping to get a mini one after the wedding ...
by davebarker
Wed Jun 04, 2014 5:41 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve Place for a Course
Replies: 268
Views: 70570

Re: Reserve Place for a Course

ahh, doesn't look good for Teesside, Surely people would have made their mind up by now. oh well :) It does not indeed :( (Well maybe for you two that are top two!), although they didn't mention the person that deferred a place, I'm not sure how that works? I guess there's always a possibility of d...
by davebarker
Wed Jun 04, 2014 11:59 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve Place for a Course
Replies: 268
Views: 70570

Re: Reserve Place for a Course

Thanks Hockeygirl for the update that's great, judging from that I may now be number 2. 5 places to go! good luck everyone! Here's hoping number 1 on the list accepts elsewhere, and gives us more of a chance :wink: I got an email from admin too telling me pretty much the same. I'm now 3rd (guessing...
by davebarker
Wed Jun 04, 2014 6:15 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

What's everyones summer plans? i am tempted to take september off and go to a beach somewhere ... cant seem to shift this thought at all. Going off to a beach somewhere sounds like a fantastic idea - Do it! After the gruelling selection process, I think a holiday is definitely in order. Plus I'm gu...
by davebarker
Tue Jun 03, 2014 10:14 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

Hi all, I, not unlike AnsweringBell, am writing a little prematurely as I am waiting out to see what comes (or doesn't) of a reserve listing. Good to see there is a thread up and running :D I too am placed in NHS Lothian with an alignment to Forensics. Mine does not explicitly note 'State Hospital'...
by davebarker
Tue Jun 03, 2014 9:05 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Reserve Place for a Course
Replies: 268
Views: 70570

Re: Reserve Place for a Course

Teesside list is finally moving, just had the call! :D :D :D Congratulations Clive!!! Did the admin lady give you any details as too how many had accepted etc? K x I've emailed Yvonne today- I'm guessing she's quite busy though! Congrats Clive :D I have emailed Yvonne just this morning too HockeyGi...
by davebarker
Fri May 30, 2014 3:31 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Edinburgh cohort 2014
Replies: 43
Views: 14213

Re: Edinburgh cohort 2014

Hi all, I, not unlike AnsweringBell, am writing a little prematurely as I am waiting out to see what comes (or doesn't) of a reserve listing. Good to see there is a thread up and running :D I too am placed in NHS Lothian with an alignment to Forensics. Mine does not explicitly note 'State Hospital' ...
by davebarker
Fri May 30, 2014 9:02 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: What experience did you have when you got on training?
Replies: 371
Views: 355579

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

I am pleased to now be able to contribute to this thread :D Academic BSc (Hons) Forensic Psychology - 2.1 (completed 2008) MSc Forensic Psychology - Pass (completed 2010) IAPT PGcert. Low-intensity Psychological Therapies - Pass with Merit (completed 2010) Further training in therapies EMDR stages 1...
by davebarker
Thu May 29, 2014 12:41 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 430322

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

Just to counter the positivity bias, here is a reminder of my horrific and turbulent history with clinical psychology applications: 2010 Edinburgh -----> Edinburgh ---> Edinburgh Newcastle 17th Teesside Leeds 2011 Edinburgh Newcastle Teesside Glasgow 2012 Edinburgh Newcastle 13th Teesside Glasgow 20...
by davebarker
Thu May 29, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 430322

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

lakeland wrote:Selfishly in my excitement at my career plan B as a film writer, I forgot to say congratulations to you both! Yay for blues!
Thank you lakeland :D Your talents as a film/script writer cannot be denied! :wink:
by davebarker
Thu May 29, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications
Replies: 1778
Views: 430322

Re: The Great Big Progress Thread for 2014 Applications

AnonymousMouse wrote:
davebarker wrote:I got my Edinburgh email about an hour ago and it's Edinburgh :D
AnsweringBell wrote:So excited and relieved to be posting this:

Edinburgh
Congratulations to you both!!!
Aww thanks AnonymousMouse :D