King's College London

Course Introduction

Our Cognitive Behavioural Therapies (CBT) course provides practical, intensive and detailed training to equip you with the necessary skills to become an independent CBT practitioner in accordance with the BABCP guidelines. You will work in Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services and train in evidence'based CBT for adults with depression and anxiety disorders.

Key benefits

' Teaching from experts at the cutting edge of CBT development.

' Latest developments in CBT.

' Longest running UK'based CBT course.

' Multidisciplinary teaching team from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) and South London & Maudsley (SLaM) NHS Foundation Trust clinical units.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Other Fees

Qualifications required:

  • A professional mental health qualification (e.g. clinical psychologist, RMN) or other relevant professions (e.g. counselling, social work) with relevant postgraduate clinical experience; preference is given to candidates with demonstrable experience in systematic therapies with a commitment to the CBT approach; access to suitable CBT training cases, i.e. straightforward depression and anxiety, is compulsory.