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PGCert Mental Health Practice

University of Sussex

Mental health practitioners are in demand nationwide. This course gives you the skills to practice up to Associate Practitioner level in NHS Mental Health Services.

We are one of the largest psychology units in the UK. You’ll study in an intellectually-stimulating, supportive environment for postgraduate research and study.

You’ll learn a range of therapeutic practices, assessment, ethics, and partnership and recovery working. You’ll also become familiar with being part of a multidisciplinary team within NHS Mental Health Services. Clinical placements are a key part of this course, where you’ll engage with adults experiencing complex mental health difficulties.


With its associated clinical placements, this course maximises your chances of employment both within the NHS and other mental health providers.

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Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
1 year


Sep 2024

Start Month

Aug 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • September 2024

Mode of Study

  • Full Time