Life as a clinical psychologist: What is it really like?

Author:   Paul Jenkins
Publisher:   Critical Publishing Ltd
ISBN:  

9781913453374


Pages:   132
Publication Date:   14 October 2020
Format:   Paperback
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Considering a career as a Clinical Psychologist? This book is an ideal, jargon-free introduction for those wishing to find out more about working in this demanding but rewarding mental health profession. An accessible text that invites you to think critically about whether becoming a Clinical Psychologist is right for you, questioning and challenging your views and providing an honest perspective of life as a clinical psychologist. Written from personal experience of over 10 years working in applied psychology, with a unique knowledge of the practice, theory, and application of Clinical Psychology, Paul Jenkins provides a first-hand perspective, blending anecdotes with factual advice on the clinical academic culture. It is also packed with case studies which highlight a range of different career pathways (including in other mental health fields) and includes coverage of post-qualification life to gives the reader a sense of the career you can have after training. If you are considering clinical psychology as a career, this excellent book is essential reading. Paul Jenkins describes the pathway to professional qualification, and all aspect of the job in an exciting and informative style. Alan Carr, PhD Professor of Clinical Psychology, University College Dublin

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Author:   Paul Jenkins
Publisher:   Critical Publishing Ltd
Imprint:   Critical Publishing Ltd
Dimensions:   Width: 15.60cm , Height: 0.90cm , Length: 23.40cm
Weight:   0.253kg
ISBN:  

9781913453374


ISBN 10:   1913453375
Pages:   132
Publication Date:   14 October 2020
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  Tertiary & Higher Education ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
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If you are considering clinical psychology as a career, this excellent book is essential reading. Paul describes the pathway to professional qualification, and all aspects of the job in an exciting and informative style. -- Alan Carr PhD, Professor of Clinical Psychology University College Dublin


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Paul Jenkins is currently a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology at the University of Reading and Programme Director for the MSc Theory and Practice in Clinical Psychology, personally delivering teaching on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and psychopathology. He is an accredited psychotherapist and has also worked in the NHS for over a decade as an applied psychologist. He is an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and has published a number of peer-reviewed journal articles.

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