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by lakeland
Mon Jan 12, 2009 12:54 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: So who has sent their form in already?
Replies: 40
Views: 11505

If you're a worrier like me and read this forum post viewtopic.php?t=1945&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=15 then you'll see that some people heard as early as 10th February last year!
by lakeland
Mon Dec 08, 2008 6:14 pm
Forum: Clinical Issues
Topic: Advice after assault
Replies: 7
Views: 3060

I'd like to add that you shouldn't be afraid to get the police involved if you feel it warrants it - the Trust where I work fully supports staff in doing this. It shouldn't just be viewed as 'part of the job', tho sadly I recognise that it is viewed as that. Good luck with it all.. you might find th...
by lakeland
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:10 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Abbreviations
Replies: 5
Views: 2551

Abbreviations

Hello, I'm going through application stress (along with many others) and my most recent worry concerns abbreviations. Is it ok to refer to Clinical Psychologists as CPs after using the full job title first? e.g. Clinical Psychologists (CPs) are absolutely awesome, CPs rock! (Not in my actual form) T...
by lakeland
Wed Nov 19, 2008 10:33 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Salamons now wanting a mid 2.1!
Replies: 86
Views: 27594

Good job I haven't sent my form yet - need to find a new choice!
by lakeland
Fri Nov 14, 2008 9:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: travelling distance
Replies: 24
Views: 6187

30 miles :( - expensive!!
by lakeland
Tue Nov 11, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: What do you do when you can't sleep?
Replies: 16
Views: 5464

I've done DBT training and I try to practice mindfulness when I can't sleep, as it's usually cos a million and one things are going through my head! I just focus on my breathing and usually fall asleep quite quickly
by lakeland
Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:55 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Necessary experience
Replies: 5
Views: 2522

Some courses (Teesside for one) stress that the 12 months must be at the time of applying
by lakeland
Sat Nov 01, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: The Credit Crunch - have you felt it?
Replies: 21
Views: 6420

I stupidly combined a 20% pay cut with a 60 mile round trip at the height of all this - I am definitely feeling it! Hopefully as petrol comes down, I'll feel it slightly less. I also keep telling myself that I will adjust - I used to earn this wage when starting my last post, and have earned less as...
by lakeland
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:43 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Tips for filling in THE form!
Replies: 2
Views: 1919

Tips for filling in THE form!

Hi all, Though it might be helpful to discuss how we're filling in the clinical doctorate application form.. I have to admit I'm really struggling to get it done, possibly as I have recently started a new job, so was wondering if people wanted to share tips of how they were managing it? I started wi...
by lakeland
Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:39 am
Forum: Clinical Issues
Topic: Books on DBT
Replies: 3
Views: 1818

I'm currently involved in the running and set up of a DBT programme, pm me if you want more information on it
by lakeland
Wed Oct 29, 2008 2:42 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: If you want me to read your application form...
Replies: 42
Views: 30414

There's a link on another Clinical Psychology forum directing people to this posting for advice, to my memory it doesn't mention the provisos but hopefully people will see them and take them on board