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by Doodlebug
Tue Jan 11, 2011 4:09 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Assistant Groups
Replies: 220
Views: 166058

yay for doncaster
by Doodlebug
Tue Jan 11, 2011 12:26 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: advice re: ending voluntary work
Replies: 6
Views: 2243

Thankyou so much for your replies; I think I just needed some reassurance even though I know that I am doing nothing wrong. I have sent an email as my supervisor has stated that a meeting isnt possible at the moment (though havent received a response as yet-hoping I wont be brushed off this time). I...
by Doodlebug
Mon Jan 10, 2011 2:34 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Advice needed for courses vs. wedding/honeymoon planning!
Replies: 24
Views: 7896

I worked with a trainee last year who got married and was away for her honeymoon during an end of year exam. The course was fine about it and she sat the exam upon her return.
by Doodlebug
Mon Jan 10, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: advice re: ending voluntary work
Replies: 6
Views: 2243

I have been working with one particular patient for the last five years or so. Other's I have worked with have moved on to step down/other services. I am more or less his only visitor and I feel my supervisor emphasises this at times and has sort of ignored/brushed off whenever I touch on the subjec...
by Doodlebug
Mon Jan 10, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: advice re: ending voluntary work
Replies: 6
Views: 2243

advice re: ending voluntary work

Hi everyone I have been volunteering as a befriender for a number of years at a hospital. I started years ago as a student and have since worked as a support worker and gained posts as an AP. I no longer feel able to continue with this work with personal commitments AND working full time alongside h...
by Doodlebug
Thu Dec 23, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Leicester mid 2:1 minimum
Replies: 17
Views: 6470

I dont have a 2:2; just a low 2:1. I guess I will just have to wait and see
by Doodlebug
Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:37 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Bath: Did you or didnt you?
Replies: 30
Views: 8947

I applied; would love to get a place there; it is definitely my first choice. Have everything crossed
by Doodlebug
Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Leicester mid 2:1 minimum
Replies: 17
Views: 6470

My applications are pending release to the course centres...I guess thats a no then :?
by Doodlebug
Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Leicester mid 2:1 minimum
Replies: 17
Views: 6470

uh oh...when they say first sift do they mean wont get to the computer test? or past it if they put you through? Darn!! dont understand how I got through to it last year?!! Is it too late for me to beg clearing house to change choice?
by Doodlebug
Thu Dec 16, 2010 5:34 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: The waiting game...
Replies: 3
Views: 1730

The waiting game...

Hi Guys, Just wondered whether we could share our feelings regarding waiting for news about our clinical applications? I know some of us are trying wholeheartedley to forget (as was I originally) however finding that I think about it perhaps a little too often and its quite anxiety provoking!! How t...
by Doodlebug
Sat Dec 11, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Leicester mid 2:1 minimum
Replies: 17
Views: 6470

this was last year and I dont have any post grad qualifications
by Doodlebug
Sat Dec 11, 2010 6:02 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Courses
Topic: Leicester mid 2:1 minimum
Replies: 17
Views: 6470

Hi

I applied with a low 2:1 and was called for the screening test so I think it would be worth a shot
by Doodlebug
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: What's your other career plan?
Replies: 178
Views: 69086

Hmmmmmm.....Writer or professional ice skater.....
by Doodlebug
Thu Dec 09, 2010 2:11 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: How do I improve my skills?
Replies: 20
Views: 5652

Hi Bright Red, Sorry to hear that you are feeling a bit defeated at the moment. I agree with Noodle, it is tough out there but you are only 22!! Your experience is very impressive and I have a feeling if anything is holding you back it is probably your outlook. I did not secure an AP post until I wa...
by Doodlebug
Thu Dec 09, 2010 12:29 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Clinical Reference anxiety!
Replies: 1
Views: 1414

Clinical Reference anxiety!

Hi everyone I have recently joined the forum, and like most of you have applied for clinical this year, I was an assistant psych in adult mental health last year and have since moved on to a CAMHS service in London. My initial referee was my previous supervisor but after speaking with course staff w...