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Career Path Talks: Careers in Clinical and Counselling Psychology

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Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.

26 October 2016, Wednesday, 18:15 – 19:45
BPS London Office, 30 Tabernacle Street, London EC2A 4UE
Nearest tubes: Old Street (Northern Line City Branch) and Moorgate (Circle and Hammersmith and City)

These talks should be of interest to graduate psychology students and others considering further training and careers in these specialisms.

Dr Michelle Pratt, BSc, MSc, PhD, DClinPsy, Clinical Psychologist
While studying Psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London, Michelle was engaged in voluntary work with young adults with learning disabilities. She went on to complete her MSc in Research Methods and a PhD focused on developmental disorders, both also at Goldsmiths. She then worked at University College London as a Research Associate in the Health Behaviour Research Centre before completing her DClinPsy at Royal Holloway University. After completing her DClinPsy, she worked in a Tier 4 Mental Health Service with individuals diagnosed with learning disabilities and personality disorders for 18 months. Her current role is within the Psychological Medicine Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital where she works with adults in the HIV and Sexual Health Service.

Dr Maureen McIntosh, PsychD, CPsychol, AFBPsS
Maureen has worked with older adults for the NHS for 13 years. She is a member of the BPS, HCPC-registered and Chair Elect of the Division of Counselling Psychology. She sits on the committees for the North Thames Faculty for the Psychology of Older People, the Black and Asian Counselling Psychologists Group and the Workforce Planning Advisory Subcommittee, and is the facilitator of the NHS Psychology Network. Over the recent years she has co-authored a book chapter, had her research about older adults’ experiences of psychological therapy accepted for publishing and she is Co-editor of The Culture and Diversity Booklet.

This is a free event exclusively for BPS members. Prior booking is required. Places are limited, so book early.

The London and Home Counties Branch of the British Psychological Society is pleased to bring you opportunities to hear speakers on different topics. The views expressed by the speakers are not necessarily the views of the Society or the Branch

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