Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

PGDipCBT

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Duration

3 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

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Duration

3 years part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

A significant number of people experience issues with mental health, addictions, and harmful behaviour during their lifetime. The Postgraduate Diploma in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (PGDipCBT) provides professional, practical training in CBT to assist treatment of mental health and substance use issues, and support people’s wellbeing.

UC is uniquely placed for study in CBT, with a well-established Clinical Psychology programme which provides training in CBT to clinical psychology trainees, and industry connections to Pegasus Health, the Canterbury District Health Board | Te Poari Hauora ō Waitaha, Purapura Whetu, and mana whenua, along with our work in the community in response to disaster and terrorism. UC is the only university to offer this programme in Te Waipounamu South Island.

Graduates from this programme will be able to support the growing need for mental health and addiction treatment, and increase access to mental health services.

Note: This new degree is subject to Te Pōkai Tara | Universities New Zealand CUAP approval, due December 2020.

Contact us

For study planning help, contact the School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing | Te Kura Mahi ā-Hirikapo or the College of Science:

College of Science | Te Rāngai Pūtaiao
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 4141
Email collegeofscience@canterbury.ac.nz