London South Bank University

Course Introduction

The course is unique in using positive psychology principles and practice for the development of resilience and flourishing in clients with mental health issues.

Course Modules

Year 1: Advanced cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) practice for the treatment of anxiety and depression; fundamentals of CBT; advanced CBT protocols for the assessment and treatment of anxiety; advanced CBT protocols for the assessment and treatment of depression, suicidality and low self'esteem. Year 2: Advanced CBT practice (resilience and positive development); classic and metacognitive approaches for the treatment of complex presentations; introduction to positive psychology; CBT interventions for the development of resilience and flourishing. Year 3: Advanced CBT practice (resilience and positive development); research in health and social care; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

Postgraduate diploma or credits in a relevant subject.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)