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On 19th June 2015 our Trust was rated as 'requires improvement' by the CQC.
Unfortunately in the interests of the therapeutic relationship there are no work experience placements in Health Psychology for students under 18 yrs.
Please contact the department directly if you are specifically interested in an undergraduate placement.
Information regarding the services Health Psychology support can be found on the internet page http://www.gloshospitals.nhs.uk/en/Wards-and-Departments/Departments/Health-Psychology/
Specifically for more information on the role of a psychologist in health care please follow the link to the British Psychological Society http://www.bps.org.uk/careers-in-psychology
Careers guidance can be found on page http://www.bps.org.uk/careers-education-training/careers-resources/careers-resources and there is a reference booklet on page (http://www.bps.org.uk/system/files/Public%20files/your_journey_jan_2014_web.pdf
Websites which may be of interest to find out more about careers in Health Psychology and Psychology include:
NHS Careers http://www.nhscareers.nhs.uk/explore-by-career/psychological-therapies/careers-in-psychological-therapies/psychologist/
Prospects Career Site http://www.prospects.ac.uk/clinical_psychologist_job_description.htm
The Higher Education Academy https://www.heacademy.ac.uk/resources/detail/subjects/psychology/Employability-guide-0
Page updated 14/10/2015
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