University of Southampton

Degree level: Postgraduate

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) (Severe Mental Health) (Taught)

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Course summary

Explore Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) at a global top 100* university. Develop your CBT knowledge and skills and become a competent CBT practitioner on this postgraduate diploma at the University of Southampton. You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of cognitive behavioural concepts, models and methods (SMI). You'll graduate primed to take the next step in your career. This part-time course is accredited by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) at Level 1 and will count towards your accreditation as an individual practitioner. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023.


For a full list of modules, please visit our website.

Assessment method

You'll be assessed through case reports, therapy recordings, and essays.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy

How to apply

International applicants

IELTS 7.0 overall, with minimum of 6.5 in all components.

Entry requirements

Upper second-class honours degree in psychology, medicine, social work, occupational therapy, nursing or equivalent. Suitable for mental health professionals with approved professional training, previous CBT training and at least one year’s experience of supervised CBT practice; usually good degree in psychology or professional equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) (Severe Mental Health) at University of Southampton - UCAS